Late results of transfer of the tibial tubercle for recurrent dislocation of the patella.

@article{Hampson1975LateRO,
  title={Late results of transfer of the tibial tubercle for recurrent dislocation of the patella.},
  author={W G Hampson and Peter Hill},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume},
  year={1975},
  volume={57 2},
  pages={209-13}
}
The authors wished to determine the late results of the Hauser operation, with special reference to the development of osteoarthritis. Predisposing factors associated with recurrent dislocation of the patella were also investigated. Thirty-five patients with forty-four surgically treated knees attended for review, ten to twenty-five (average sixteen) years after operation. Two patients had subsequently undergone excision of the patella. Ten patients gave a family history of recurrent… CONTINUE READING

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