Repair of partial patellar ligament avulsion during total knee arthroplasty using the Statak device.

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Abstract The Statak is a suture anchor device used for attaching soft tissue to bone. This is a report on six knees in which this device was used to repair partial avulsion of the patellar ligament during total knee arthroplasty (TKA). The six patients were all women. The average age of the patients was 69 years. The diagnosis was osteoarthritis in three… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/s101650200041

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@article{Yamada2002RepairOP, title={Repair of partial patellar ligament avulsion during total knee arthroplasty using the Statak device.}, author={K. Yamada and Tadaatsu Imaizumi and Norihiko Takada}, journal={Modern rheumatology}, year={2002}, volume={12 3}, pages={235-8} }