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ALLMedicine™ Patellar Dislocation Center

Research & Reviews  319 results

Electrophysiological and pathological changes in the vastus medialis and vastus lateral...
Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research; Wu Y, Li W et. al.

May 16th, 2022 - Patellar dislocation can cause a series of changes in the trochlear groove and patella. However, the influence of patellar dislocation on the medialis (VM) and vastus lateralis (VL) muscles and whether nerve growth factor (NGF) is beneficial to pr...

Proximal Femoral Focal Deficiency/Congenital Femoral Deficiency: Evaluation and Managem...
The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; Nossov SB, Hollin IL et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - Proximal focal femoral deficiency is a congenital transverse deficiency in which the femur is globally smaller with a typical proximal deformity at the hip that may include distal involvement of knees, leg, and feet. Congenital femoral deficiency ...

A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing a Patella-Stabilizing, Motion-Restricting Knee ...
The American Journal of Sports Medicine; Honkonen EE, Sillanpää PJ et. al.

Apr 20th, 2022 - A traumatic lateral patellar dislocation is a common injury in adolescents and young adults. The majority of first-time dislocations can be treated nonoperatively. Various types of knee braces are used for nonoperative treatment, but evidence on t...

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Guidelines  1 results

Paediatric injuries around the knee: Soft tissue injuries.
Injury Bolton S, Bailey MEA et. al.

Dec 8th, 2021 - We review the diagnosis, management and potential pitfalls of acute soft tissue injuries in the skeletally immature knee, including anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries, meniscal injuries, patellar dislocation and patellofemoral instability (...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  8 results

Evaluation of Adductor Magnus Tenodesis in Patients With Recurrent Patellar Dislocation.

Jan 11th, 2022 - Recurrent dislocation of the patella is a common orthopaedic problem which occurs in about 44% of cases after first-time dislocation. In most cases of first-time patellar dislocation, the medial patellofemoral ligament (MPFL) becomes damaged. Betw...

Effect of Early Range of Motion Following First Time Patellar Dislocation

Dec 23rd, 2021 - This study will look at two different ways to treat teen-age patients who have had a dislocation of their knee cap. Both groups will receive the physical therapy treatment for knee cap dislocation but one group will first be in a brace for a week ...

Are Perception of Pain and Psychological Distress Before Knee Arthroplasty Associated With Reason for Revision?

Nov 3rd, 2021 - Knee arthroplasty can decrease pain and improve function in people with advanced osteoarthritis of the knee. It is a common procedure; over 25,000 primary knee arthroplasties are performed in the Netherlands each year[2]. A primary knee arthroplas...

Assessment of Knee Flexor Muscles Strength in Patients With Patellar Instability

Apr 8th, 2021 - The study enrolled 33 patients with confirmed recurrent patellar dislocation, including 6 patients with bilateral involvement. The study group consisted of 20 girls and 13 boys with average age at the time of the study 16.2 years (range: 8 to 17 y...

The Comprehensive Assessment in Children After Surgical Treatment of Patellar Recurrent Dislocation.

Feb 12th, 2021 - Recurrent patellar dislocation occurs mostly in adolescents. Recently medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction has become treatment of choice in most cases. There is still insufficient literature to assess the operative treatment results acco...

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News  4 results

A 16-Year-Old Boy With Concerning, Recurrent Knee Problems

Feb 5th, 2019 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to recognize accurately. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

Joint-Preserving Osteotomies for Isolated Patellofemoral Osteoarthritis: Alternatives to Arthroplasty

May 1st, 2017 - Sulcus-Deepening Trochleoplasty High-grade trochlear dysplasia with a prominence, frequently present in lateral patellar instability, is thought to correlate with PFOA because it produces an anti-Maquet effect. 24 The dysplasia provokes an incremen.

The Role of Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Repair and Imbrication

Mar 1st, 2017 - Conclusion Careful patient selection is the most important element for successful MPFL repair or imbrication. MPFL repair is most reliably used in patients with clear patella- or femoral-sided avulsions and in patients with a first-time patellar d.

Closed Reduction of Subacute Patellar Dislocation Using Saline Joint Insufflation: A Technical Trick

Jun 19th, 2015 - Our first reduction attempts were unsuccessful, likely because the patient continued to be tense, firing his quadriceps. Even after injecting the knee with lidocaine and eliminating the pain component, the patella was still impinging on the latera.

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