Structure of patellofemoral joint

Known as: Patellofemoral Articulations, Femoropatellar Articulations, Articulation, Patellofemoral 
The articulation between the articular surface of the PATELLA and the patellar surface of the FEMUR.
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
OBJECTIVE To test the hypothesis that individuals with patellofemoral pain (PFP) exhibit greater patellofemoral joint stress… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
STUDY DESIGN Controlled laboratory study using a cross-sectional design. OBJECTIVES To compare patellofemoral joint kinematics… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
STUDY DESIGN Cross-sectional experimental laboratory study. OBJECTIVES To investigate the relationships between hip strength… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Normal function of the patellofemoral joint is maintained by a complex interaction between soft tissues and articular surfaces… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The patella as the largest sesamoid bone of the human body forms the patellofemoral joint with the patellar groove of the femur… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE Patellofemoral (PF) pain is common among athletes and may be caused by increased subchondral bone stress as a result of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
STUDY DESIGN Single-group, repeated-measures design. OBJECTIVE To compare patellofemoral joint kinematics during weight-bearing… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVES (1) To determine the importance of quadriceps strength, structural change, and psychological status in terms of knee… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVES To assess the relative contribution of genetic and environmental factors to common forms of osteoarthritis of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Radiographs of the hand, hip and knee were screened for evidence of osteoarthritis (OA). Specific sites selected for screening on… (More)
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