Disorders of the patellofemoral joint by John P. Fulkerson

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Published by Williams & Wilkins in Baltimore .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Patellofemoral joint -- Diseases.,
  • Patellofemoral joint -- Wounds and injuries.,
  • Knee Joint.,
  • Patella.,
  • Joint Diseases.

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Book details

StatementJohn P. Fulkerson, contributing authors, David A. Buuck, William R. Post.
ContributionsBuuck, David A., Post, William R.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRD561 .F85 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 365 p. :
Number of Pages365
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL980489M
ISBN 100683033921
LC Control Number96018023

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Chapter: A Philosophy of the Patellofemoral Joint – A Logical Clinical Approach. Merchant AC. Zaffagnini S, Dejour D, and Arendt E. The classic text by the leading expert on patellofemoral joint disorders is now in its thoroughly updated Fourth Edition, presenting comprehensive, current guidelines on the diagnosis and nonoperative and operative treatment of these common and controversial disorders.

Highlights of this edition include revised chapters on imaging and Cited by: After discussing clinical examination and diagnosis, it explores topics such as acute and recurrent dislocation of the patella, cartilage defects of the joint, patellofemoral instability and patellofemoral osteoarthritis.

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Chapter 61 Disorders of the Patellofemoral Joint David DeJour, Paulo R.F. Saggin Basic Anatomy and Biomechanics The patella is the biggest sesamoid bone in the human body. It is the link from the powerful quadriceps muscle to the patellar tendon.

The patella is the connection element in the extensor mechanism, receiving the convergent quadriceps’ fibers. Disorders of the Patellofemoral Joint (4th edition) Download the book – PDF File – MB Download Join am-medicine Group Content The classic text by the leading expert on patellofemoral joint disorders is now in its thoroughly updated Fourth Edition, presenting comprehensive, current guidelines on the diagnosis and nonoperative and operative treatment.

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Anatomy of the patellofemoral joint. In the healthy knee, the bones that make up the patellofemoral joint move smoothly against one another as the joint is bent or extended, with the patella gliding in a groove or trochlea of the femur.

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Besides patellofemoral joint, assessment of the rotational profile of the lower limb is essential in the evaluation of posttraumatic rotational malunion, neuromuscular disorders such as cerebral palsy and hemiplegia, 5 congenital disorders such as clubfoot and developmental dysplasia of the hip, 14,49 sports injuries, and degenerative joint Cited by:   Patellofemoral syndrome is a condition that describes pain in the front of the knee and around the kneecap, known as the patella.

Doctors may also call patellofemoral syndrome “jumper’s knee Author: Rachel Nall. Patellofemoral Disorders: Causes, Symptoms, Solutions Patellofemoral Disorders commonly referred to as Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome, Patellar Malalignment, Runner’s Knee or Chondromalacia, is widely accepted as the single most common cause of knee pain.

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Fulkerson. Patellofemoral complaints are a major problem for all those working in sports medicine and orthopaedics. The correct diagnosis at an early stage is essential if subsequent treatment is to be successful and secondary complications are to be avoided.

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(50) reports that patellofemoral pain affects one in four of the general population. In addition, a study of painful knees conducted by Outerbridge and Dunlop (56) re- ported patellofemoral joint pathology in 40 of 50 women and in 15 of 50 men.

While patellofemoral-related problems occur with an incidence of two to one in females w. males, men. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Disorders of the patellofemoral joint by John P.

Fulkerson,Lippincott Williams & Wilkins edition, in English - 4th by: This occurs because the patellofemoral joint is under the highest degree of compression when the knee is bent 90x and the inflamed patellofemoral joint will indeed become symptomatic when the knee is bent for excessive periods of time.

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