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Suprapatellar plica syndrome linked with complete septum type suprapatellar plicae

August 15, 2019
In a study of patients who had primary arthroscopy, investigators found patients with suprapatellar plica syndrome demonstrated complete septum type…
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Satisfactory long-term results seen after crosse de hockey procedure for patellar dislocation

August 14, 2019
Satisfactory long-term results were seen after the crosse de hockey procedure for recurrent patellar dislocation, according to recently published…
In the Journals

PRP injections did not improve symptoms of patellar tendinopathy

August 5, 2019
A single injection of either leukocyte-rich platelet-rich plasma or leukocyte-poor platelet-rich plasma combined with an exercised-based…
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Addition of tibial tubercle osteotomy to MPFL reconstruction seen as safe, effective

August 1, 2019
BOSTON — The addition of tibial tubercle osteotomy in patients who underwent medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction was seen as safe and…
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Good outcomes seen after MPFL reconstruction with Insall’s proximal realignment

July 29, 2019
Good clinical results were seen at midterm to long-term follow-up in patients who underwent medial patellofemoral reconstruction with Insall’s…
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Trochleoplasty seen as reliable treatment for severe trochlear dysplasia

July 26, 2019
BOSTON — Sulcus-deepening trochleoplasty may be a reliable and successful surgical solution to recurrent patellar instability for patients with…
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Patellar tendon thickness seen as strong predictor for tears

July 25, 2019
BOSTON — According to a presentation at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, partial patellar tendon tears are…
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Length of tibial tubercle distalization does not impact patella stabilization surgery outcomes

July 24, 2019
BOSTON — Tibial tubercle distalization led to high rate of normalization of patellar height measurements, with a patellar stabilization of 94%…
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BLOG: Surgical treatment of patella instability in perspective

July 19, 2019
by John P. Fulkerson, MD Erickson and colleagues published an article in the May 2019 issue of the American Journal of Sports Medicine entitled…
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Activity modification, load management yields successful outcomes in patellofemoral pain

July 15, 2019
For patients with patellofemoral pain, a treatment strategy focused on activity modification and load management correlated with high rates of…