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Presenter provides pearls for anatomic reconstruction of posterolateral corner injuries

April 5, 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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Prolonged rehabilitation may be needed in adolescents after medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction

April 4, 2019
Prolonged rehabilitation programs that go beyond 8 months may be needed for recovery of muscle strength to allow for safe return to sport in…
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Heterogeneity seen with in vivo instrument-assisted patellofemoral evaluation methods

April 3, 2019
Recently published results showed high heterogeneity within the in vivo instrument-assisted patellofemoral evaluation methods and measurement…
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Impaired trunk postural control seen in patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome

March 8, 2019
According to recently published results, patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome had impaired trunk postural control, which had clinical…
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Good results seen with single-bundle transpatellar tunnel and double-anchor anatomic techniques for ligament reconstruction

March 8, 2019
Although good results were achieved by both the single-bundle transpatellar tunnel technique and the double-anchor anatomic reconstruction technique…
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Double-bundle reconstruction of MPFL seen as effective treatment for patellar instability

March 7, 2019
Investigators of a recently published study found long-term clinical results of double-bundle reconstruction of the medial patellofemoral ligament…

BLOG: Preoperative opioids associated with postoperative use, inferior outcomes after patellofemoral stabilization surgery

March 7, 2019
by Matthew J. Bollier, MD The excessive prescribing and consumption of opioid pain medication has become a national focus. The United States is…
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Moderate outcomes seen at 5-year follow-up after patellofemoral joint replacement

February 15, 2019
Results at 5-year follow-up showed the Femora Patella Vialli patellofemoral joint prosthesis yielded “moderate” outcomes, according to…
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Study: Most candidates for high tibial osteotomy have excessive lateral pressure syndrome

February 14, 2019
According to a recently published study, most patients who were candidates for high tibial osteotomy had excessive lateral pressure syndrome in the…
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Weight-bearing Merchant radiograph reliable for assessment of patellar tracking in TKA

February 13, 2019
The weight bearing Merchant radiographic view compared with the routinely used standard radiographic view may offer additional information, is easy…