The rotational alignment of the lower limbs in recurrent dislocation of the patella.

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The rotational alignment tヲfthe lovver limbs of 24 patients who developed r巴currentdislocation of the patella were measured by means of computed axial tomography. The femoral anteversion and the external rotation of the knee joint of these patients respectively showed 31.9土15.2° and 9.2土6.8° on the average. These figures were significantly larger than those… (More)

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@article{Yamashita1988TheRA, title={The rotational alignment of the lower limbs in recurrent dislocation of the patella.}, author={Fumio Yamashita and Kisaburo Sakakida}, journal={Nihon geka hokan. Archiv fur japanische Chirurgie}, year={1988}, volume={57 3}, pages={215-20} }