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Patella

Known as: Knee bone, Kneecaps, BONE, PATELLA 
A small flat triangular bone in front of the knee that articulates with the femur and protects the knee joint.
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Purpose of ReviewThis review evaluates current clinical literature on the use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP), including leukocyte… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Ultrasound elastography (USE) is a recent technology that has experienced major developments in the past two decades. The… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Purpose of ReviewLateral patellar dislocation (LPD) is one of the most common injuries of the knee, especially in a young patient… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Background: Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction failure is relatively common in young high-risk athletes. The purpose… Expand
Review
2018
Review
2018
Patellofemoral pain affects a large proportion of the population, from adolescents to older adults, and carries a substantial… Expand
Review
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND Kinematic alignment for total knee arthroplasty (TKA) may be one way of improving outcomes. Previous studies have… Expand
Review
2012
Review
2012
To update the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) 2000 recommendations for hip and knee osteoarthritis (OA) and develop new… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Objective: To provide an extensive and up to date database for specific running related injuries, across the sexes, as seen at a… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND Full-thickness defects of articular cartilage in the knee have a poor capacity for repair. They may progress to… Expand
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Virtually all types of collagenous tissues have been transferred in and around the knee joint for intra-articular and extra… Expand
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