Vicente Sanchis-Alfonso, MD, PhD Hospital 9 de Octubre and Hospital Arnau de Vilanova and School of Medicine, Catholic University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
Patellar Instability Surgery in Clinical Practice analyses in a step by step format, the different reconstruction techniques for the medial patellofemoral ligament (MPFL) reconstruction as well as other techniques less frequently used in the patient with lateral patellofemoral instability. also the treatment of medial patellofemoral instability is also explained. Patellar Instability surgery is a very practical book, aimed at junior and general orthopedic surgeon who require a useful easy reference for these common knee procedures but will also be of great interest to those surgeons who specialized in knee surgery.
This book analyses different reconstruction techniques for medial patellofemoral ligament (MPFL) reconstruction. It offers a number of different points of view, allowing the reader to tailor his or her approach based on a number of tested techniques.
Handbook is a quick point of reference not only to the surgeons in training (residents) but also to senior clinical and academic clinicians
CHAPTER 1. Reconstruction of the Medial Patellofemoral Ligament: Complications After Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction. Pieter J Erasmus and Mathieu ThaunatCHAPTER 2. Reconstruction of the Medial Patellofemoral Ligament: How I do it. Eric W. Edmonds and Donald C. FithianCHAPTER 3. Reconstruction of the Medial Patellofemoral Ligament: How I do it. Robert Teitge and Roger Torga SpakCHAPTER 4. Combined tibial tubercle realignment and MPFL reconstructionJoan C. Monllau, Xavier Pelfort, Pablo Gelber, and Marc TeyCHAPTER 5. Reconstruction of the Lateral Patellofemoral Ligament: How I do it. Jack T. Andrish CHAPTER 6. Reconstruction of the Lateral Patellofemoral Ligament: How I do it.Robert Teitge and Roger Torga SpakCHAPTER 7. Osteotomies around the patellofemoral joint Roland M. Biedert and Philippe M. TschollCHAPTER 8. Sulcus Deepening Trochleoplasty David Dejour and Paulo Renato Saggin