Midterm clinical results of the Autocentric II patellofemoral prosthesis

  title={Midterm clinical results of the Autocentric II patellofemoral prosthesis},
  author={J. M. F. van Wagenberg and Bernhard Speigner and Taco Gosens and Jan de Waal Malefijt},
  journal={International Orthopaedics},
We studied the outcome of patellofemoral arthroplasties using the Autocentric prosthesis implanted in our clinic between 1994 and 2004. New insight on indications and contraindications motivated us to find risk factors in the failure of this prosthesis. Twenty-four patients had surgery for patellofemoral arthritis not responding to exhaustive nonoperative measures. The mean age at the time of patellofemoral arthroplasty (PFA) was 63.4 (SD 11.3, range 38–81) years with a mean follow-up of 4.8… CONTINUE READING
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