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Accurate angle placement may be achieved for tibial tubercle osteotomy without calibrated guides

September 10, 2019
According to a recently published study, high accuracy of the preoperatively planned osteotomy angle for anteromedialization tibial tubercle…
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Medial open-wedge high tibial osteotomy impacts patellofemoral joint alignment, cartilage

September 9, 2019
According to recently published results, medial open-wedge high tibial osteotomy adversely affected the patellofemoral joint. “Overcorrection…
In the Journals

Surgeon preference for selective vs routine patellar resurfacing linked with greater revision risk

August 31, 2019
Compared with surgeons who prefer to routinely resurface the patella, results of this study indicated that surgeons who prefer selective patellar…
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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…
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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…
Meeting NewsPerspective

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…
In the Journals

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…
Meeting NewsPerspective

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…
Meeting NewsPerspective

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…