The Patella / Edition 1

The Patella / Edition 1

by Giles R. Scuderi, L.V. Kibiuk, J.N. Insall
     
 

ISBN-10: 0387943714

ISBN-13: 9780387943718

Pub. Date: 02/24/1995

Publisher: Springer New York

The Patella provides a comprehensive, practical approach to the management of disorders of the patella and extensor mechanism of the knee. Discussions of the basic sciences, physical exam and imaging of the patellofemoral joint are followed by treatment options, including arthroscopy, osteotomy, surgical management of patellar malalignment, patellofemoral arthritis,…  See more details below

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The Patella provides a comprehensive, practical approach to the management of disorders of the patella and extensor mechanism of the knee. Discussions of the basic sciences, physical exam and imaging of the patellofemoral joint are followed by treatment options, including arthroscopy, osteotomy, surgical management of patellar malalignment, patellofemoral arthritis, conservative care, and complications of surgery. Additional chapters include problems in the young patient and rehabilitation. With over 300 illustrations, this book is a must for all orthopaedic surgeons and residents.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780387943718
Publisher:
Springer New York
Publication date:
02/24/1995
Edition description:
1995
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
10.00(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.88(d)

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Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
Contributors
1A Historic Review of Patellar Pain1
2Embryology and Anatomy of the Patella11
3Biomechanics of the Patellofemoral Joint25
4Pathology of the Patella49
5Physical Examination of the Patellofemoral Joint69
6Imaging of the Patellofemoral Joint83
7Conservative Care of Patellofemoral Pain127
8Rehabilitation of the Patellofemoral Joint143
9Patellar Problems in the Young Patient169
10Arthroscopic Examination and Treatment of the Patellofemoral Joint201
11Surgical Management of Patellar Instability223
12Osteotomy of the Patellofemoral Joint247
13Traumatic Maladies of the Extensor Mechanism253
14Complications of Patellofemoral Surgery277
15Management of Patellofemoral Arthritis291
16Patellar Considerations in Total Knee Replacement309
17Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy of the Knee333
Index341

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