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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1936-2017
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
MOTIVATION The Glimmer gene-finding software has been successfully used for finding genes in bacteria, archaea and viruses… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Prochloron spp. are obligate cyanobacterial symbionts of many didemnid family ascidians. It has been proposed that the cyclic… (More)
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2005
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2005
We hypothesized that an acute bout of strenuous, non-damaging exercise would increase rates of protein synthesis of collagen in… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND The goals of this study were to (1) define the epidemiology of acute patellar dislocation, (2) determine the risk of… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND There are well-known problems with the use of bone-patellar tendon-bone autografts for anterior cruciate ligament… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
We report a prospective series evaluating the incidence and degree of tunnel widening in a well-matched series of patients… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Dorsal-ventral limb patterning in vertebrates is thought to be controlled by the LIM-homeodomain protein Lmx1b which is expressed… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
The objective of our study was to elucidate the characteristic pathoanatomy associated with patellar dislocation and report the… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Four fresh-frozen anatomic knee specimens were tested for knee stability, patellar tracking, and patellofemoral contact points… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
Virtually all types of collagenous tissues have been transferred in and around the knee joint for intra-articular and extra… (More)
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