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Marghertini FabrizioMD, University of Rome “La Sapienza” (1992). Honorary Observer in Orthopaedics at Princess Elizabeth Orthopaedic Hospital, Exeter, UK (1996); Clinical Research Fellow at the Cambridge Lea Hospital, Cambridge, UK (1997-1998); visiting doctor at the Sports Medicine Department of the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH (1999);  visiting doctor at the Sports Medicine Department at the University of Pittsburgh, PA (2000), and post-doctoral research fellow in the same Department of Orthopaedics (2001)., Selected in 2005 for the prestigious ESSKA-AOSSM traveling fellowship touring North America and giving lectures in several universities and sports medicine centers. In 1998 he completed his residency program in orthopaedics and traumatology with laude. He is currently Assistant Professor at the Rome University of Motovement Science, Department of Health Sciences, Unit of Orthopaedics and Sports Traumatology. Member of scientific committees of different national and international societies, Editorial Board member of the Arthroscopy Journal, and as reviewer in several international journals.


Margheritini F, Rihn JA, Mauro CS, Stabile KJ, Woo SL, Harner CD. Biomechanics of initial tibial fixation in posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Arthroscopy. 2005 Oct;21(10):1164-71.
Mariani PP, Mauro CS, Margheritini F. Arthroscopic diagnosis of the snapping popliteus tendon. Arthroscopy. 2005 Jul;21(7):888-92.

Fontbote CA, Sell TC, Laudner KG, Haemmerle M, Allen CR, Margheritini F, Lephart SM, Harner CD.  Neuromuscular and biomechanical adaptations of patients with isolated deficiency of the posterior cruciate ligament. Am J Sports Med. 2005 Jul;33(7):982-9.

Mariani PP, Margheritini F, Bellelli A.  Bone mineral density of the proximal metaphysis of tibia: clinical relevance in posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2005 May;13(4):263-7.

Margheritini F, Mauro CS, Rihn JA, Stabile KJ, Woo SL, Harner CD. Biomechanical comparison of tibial inlay versus transtibial techniques for posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: analysis of knee kinematics and graft in situ forces. Am J Sports Med. 2004 Apr-May;32(3):587-93.

Ciatti R, Margheritini F, Giombini A, Mariani PP. Neurilemoma located at the patellar insertion of vastus medialis obliquus. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2004 May;124(4):275-7.

Margheritini F, Mancini L, Mauro CS, Mariani PP. Stress radiography for quantifying posterior cruciate ligament deficiency. Arthroscopy. 2003 Sep;19(7):706-11.

Margheritini F, Mariani PP. Diagnostic evaluation of posterior cruciate ligament injuries. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2003 Sep;11(5):282-8.

Margheritini F, Rihn J, Musahl V, Mariani PP, Harner C. Posterior cruciate ligament injuries in the athlete: an anatomical, biomechanical and clinical review. Sports Med. 2002;32(6):393-408.

Moreschini O, Greggi G, Giordano MC, Nocente M, Margheritini F. Postoperative physiopathological analysis of inflammatory parameters in patients undergoing hip or knee arthroplasty. Int J Tissue React. 2001;23(4):151-4.

Margheritini F, Camillieri G, Mancini L, Mariani PP. C-reactive protein and erythrocyte sedimentation rate changes following arthroscopically assisted anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2001 Nov;9(6):343-5.

Mariani PP, Camillieri G, Margheritini F. Transcondylar screw fixation in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Arthroscopy. 2001 Sep;17(7):717-23.

Mariani PP, Margheritini F, Camillieri G. One-stage arthroscopically assisted anterior and posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Arthroscopy. 2001 Sep;17(7):700-7.

Camillieri G, Margheritini F, Maresca G, Mariani PP. Postoperative bleeding following notchplasty in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: thermal radio frequency versus powered instrumentation. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2001;9(1):12-4.

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