Radiographic analysis of factors predisposing toward tendon tears in the knee extensor mechanism☆☆☆


OBJECTIVES to review radiographs of patients who suffered tendon tears of the knee extensor apparatus and observe alterations that might be factors predisposing toward this type of injury. METHODS we retrospectively analyzed 60 cases of injury to the knee extensor mechanism that were treated surgically at the Miguel Couto Municipal Hospital between March… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.rboe.2014.04.021

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