Patellar Instability: Management Principles and Operative Techniques

Publication Year: 2019

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Parikh, Shital N.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-49-638082-1

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 84

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Written by experts in the field, this book is a comprehensive, authoritative review of the procedures used to address this challenging condition.

Includes step-by-step procedures, both in print and on video, to guide you through today's most effective approaches to stabilization and reconstruction, trochleoplasty, limb realignment osteotomy, and much more.

  • Provides an overview of treatments based on classifications of patellar instability, including anatomical, biomechanical, and surgical considerations.
  • Features procedures for proximal realignment and distal realignment; trochleoplasty techniques; chondral and osteochondral lesions with patellar instability; techniques to address patellar instability in skeletally immature patients; limb realignment osteotomies and patellar instability; and how to address complications.
  • Offers expert coverage of each procedure both in print and video format.
  • Includes discussions of surgical anatomy, indications and contraindications, evaluation, surgical management, pearls and pitfalls, preoperative and postoperative protocols, and outcomes.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Parikh, Shital N.
ISBN: 978-1-49-638082-1
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 425
Year: 2019
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 84