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The patho-anatomy of patellofemoral subluxation.

Abstract:

Patella subluxation assessed on dynamic MRI has previously been shown to be associated with anterior knee pain. In this MRI study of 60 patients we investigated the relationship between subluxation and multiple bony, cartilaginous and soft-tissue factors that might predispose to subluxation using discriminant function analysis. Patella engagement (% of patella cartilage overlapping with trochlea cartilage) had the strongest relationship with subluxation. Patellae with > 30% engagement tend...

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Gibbons, CL More by this author
Ostlere, S More by this author
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Journal:
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume
Volume:
93
Issue:
10
Pages:
1341-1347
Publication date:
2011-10-05
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ISSN:
0301-620X
URN:
uuid:3fbfa8d0-9385-495e-9e96-3332ade77b5c
Source identifiers:
192914
Local pid:
pubs:192914

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