patellectomy

Known as: Total ostectomy, patella, patellectomies, total patellectomy 
Surgical removal of part or all of the patella.
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Low-intensity pulsed ultrasound has been demonstrated to be beneficial for accelerating fracture healing, delayed… (More)
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1995
1995
We performed a retrospective, matched-control analysis of the results of total knee arthroplasty with cement in twenty-two… (More)
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1994
1994
We compared the outcome of total knee arthroplasty in 19 patients who had had previous patellectomy with the results in a matched… (More)
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1994
1994
We describe 83 knees (69 patients) which had had patellectomy for anterior knee pain (52), patellofemoral osteoarthritis (25) or… (More)
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1993
1993
We used a previously reported experimental method to measure patellofemoral contact areas and pressures in four pairs of human… (More)
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1990
1990
The results of partial patellectomy as a treatment for displaced patellar fractures were assessed retrospectively with use of… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
A low patella is frequently a complication of a lesion of the knee but it can also present secondary symptoms of its own. The… (More)
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1979
1979
A series of patients whose patella has been resurfaced by a prosthesis has been compared with a similar group whose patella has… (More)
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1979
1979
This study presents a long-term follow-up and evaluation of a single technique of patellectomy involving a cruciform repair of… (More)
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1976
1976
Thirty-three patients were evaluated after patellectomy for subjective complaints, objective physical findings, quadriceps… (More)
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