BLOG: One perspective on trochleoplasty
In the Patellofemoral Update in this issue of Orthopaedics Today Europe, John P. Fulkerson, MD, discusses when and why to use trochleoplasty in patients.
Reha N. Tandogan, MD, of Cankaya Orthopedics in Ankara, Turkey, gives his comments on this topic.
Patellofemoral Update focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of patellofemoral disorders. The blog is sponsored by the Patellofemoral Foundation whose mission is to improve the care of individuals with anterior knee pain through targeted education and research. The Patellofemoral Foundation offers additional online education resources on its website.
Members of the Patellofemoral Foundation review and add clinical perspective to recently published studies on the causes, prevention and treatment of patellofemoral disorders. The twice monthly blogs are edited by John P. Fulkerson, MD, and can be found on www.healio.com/orthopaedics. To read all the Patellofemoral Update blogs, click here.