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Medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction seen as safe, effective in patients with high BMI

May 16, 2019
ORLANDO — Results presented at the Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting showed medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction…
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Symptomatic patellofemoral cartilage lesions showed greater vertical TT-TG distance

May 14, 2019
ORLANDO — Patients with symptomatic patellofemoral cartilage lesions had a significantly greater vertical tibial tubercle-trochlear groove…
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Revision ACL reconstruction may be an indication for lateral extra-articular tenodesis

May 13, 2019
LAS VEGAS — A presenter at the Arthroscopy Association of North American and American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Specialty Day…
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Examination under anesthesia may help surgeons decide appropriate surgery for patellar instability

May 9, 2019
According to recently published results, patients would unlikely benefit from isolated medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction if their patella…
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Trochleoplasty may be a good solution for patients with patellar instability with dysplasia

May 7, 2019
LAS VEGAS — A presenter at the Arthroscopy Association of North America and American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Specialty Day at…
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BLOG: Considerations for patellofemoral joint preservation vs patellofemoral arthroplasty

May 1, 2019
by Sabrina Strickland, MD Many patients come into the office with complaints of anterior knee pain that they have had for years and when you look at…
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Findings underscore importance of objective measures to determine patellar maltracking

April 30, 2019
LAS VEGAS — There was inaccurate interobserver reliability to support use of visual assessment alone to determine the presence and degree of…
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Computation simulation shows tuberosity medialization decreases patellar lateral maltracking

April 29, 2019
Tibial tuberosity medialization decreased patellar lateral maltracking and patellofemoral contact pressures; however, it increased medial contact…
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Novel technique seen as effective treatment for habitual patellar dislocations in skeletally mature patients

April 10, 2019
According to recently published results, a novel, index comprehensive procedure that included tibial tubercle proximalization, extensive lateral…
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Medial quadriceps tendon femoral ligament reconstruction seen as option to medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction

April 9, 2019
LAS VEGAS — Medial quadriceps tendon femoral ligament reconstruction may be a valid alternative to medial patellofemoral ligament…