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Patellofemoral Joint Instability: Where Are We in 2018?

  • Deiary Kader
  • David Dejour
  • Rebecca Stoner
  • Stefano Pasqualotto
  • Bobby Anand
  • Mirco Herbort
  • Jonathan Eldridge
  • Nick Caplan
  • Elizabeth Arendt

Abstract

Acute patella dislocation makes up 2–3% of all acute knee injuries, with a higher incidence in younger and athletic patients [1–3]. Risk of re-dislocation following first-time injury is 17–49% [2], rising to 44–71% in patients younger than 20 years [1, 3].

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Deiary Kader
    • 1
  • David Dejour
    • 2
  • Rebecca Stoner
    • 1
  • Stefano Pasqualotto
    • 2
  • Bobby Anand
    • 3
    • 1
  • Mirco Herbort
    • 4
  • Jonathan Eldridge
    • 5
  • Nick Caplan
    • 6
  • Elizabeth Arendt
    • 7
  1. 1.Academic Orthopaedic DepartmentSouth West London Elective Orthopaedic CentreEpsomUK
  2. 2.Department of Orthopaedic & Sport-MedicineSurgery Lyon-Ortho-ClinicLyonFrance
  3. 3.Croydon University HospitalLondonUK
  4. 4.Klinik für Unfall-, Hand-, und WiederherstellungschirurgieUniversitätsklinikum MünsterMünsterGermany
  5. 5.Bristol Royal InfirmaryUniversity Hospitals BristolBristolUK
  6. 6.Faculty of Health Life SciencesNorthumbria UniversityNewcastle upon TyneUK
  7. 7.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryUniversity of MinnesotaMinneapolisUSA

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