Structure of patellar ligament

Known as: Patellar Tendons, Patellar ligament, Tendon, Patella 
A band of fibrous tissue that attaches the apex of the PATELLA to the lower part of the tubercle of the TIBIA. The ligament is actually the caudal… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The best choice of graft tissue for use in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction has been the subject of debate… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE To study how well an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) graft fixed at the 10 and 11 o'clock positions can restore knee… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND The objective of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of reconstructions of the anterior cruciate ligament to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We analyzed the radiographs and computed tomography (CT) scans of 143 knees operated on for symptomatic patellar instability and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The results of intraarticular anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with either the patellar tendon or the semitendinosus and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Similar-sized patellar tendon autografts and fresh-frozen allografts were used to reconstruct the anterior cruciate ligament of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Eighty consecutive patients with chronic laxity due to a torn ACL underwent arthroscopically assisted reconstruction with either… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) with patellar tendon (PT) is a common procedure for the symptomatic ACL… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
UNLABELLED We investigated the revascularization pattern of patellar tendon grafts used to replace the anterior cruciate ligament… (More)
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