Variable Hamstring tendon group Patellar tendon group P
Total no. of patients 29 28  
Mean age, year (range) 27 (17 -51) 25 (18 - 52)  
Gender (n)      
      Male 24 (83%) 24 (85%)  
      Female 5 (17%) 4 (15%)  
International Knee Documentation Committee (IKDC) Preinjury activity Level 1 17 (58%) 18 (64%)  
Mean preoperative Lysholm scores (range) 57 (9 - 81) 55 (14 - 77) 0.622
Subacute reconstruction 4 (13%) 4 (14%)  
Chronic reconstruction 25 (87%) 24 (86%)  
Meniscal resection 20 (68%) 19 (65%) 0.408
Partial resection (Less than 30%) 12 (60%) 11 (57%)  
Subtotal resection (More than 30%) 8 (40%) 8 (43%) 0.039
Table 1: Comparison of Randomized Groups.