Evaluation and management of the unstable patella

Andrew J Cosgarea, James A. Browne, Tae Kyun Kim, Edward G McFarland

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Abstract

About half of patients with acute or recurrent instability have ongoing episodes, and nearly a quarter quit their sport. A clinical exam that identifies the mechanism of injury and predisposing factors is the key to treatment.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)33-40
Number of pages8
JournalPhysician and Sportsmedicine
Volume30
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 1 2002

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Patella
Causality
Sports
Wounds and Injuries
Therapeutics

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  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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Evaluation and management of the unstable patella. / Cosgarea, Andrew J; Browne, James A.; Kim, Tae Kyun; McFarland, Edward G.

In: Physician and Sportsmedicine, Vol. 30, No. 10, 01.10.2002, p. 33-40.

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Cosgarea, Andrew J ; Browne, James A. ; Kim, Tae Kyun ; McFarland, Edward G. / Evaluation and management of the unstable patella. In: Physician and Sportsmedicine. 2002 ; Vol. 30, No. 10. pp. 33-40.
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