Comprehensive approach to patellar pathology.

Contemporary orthopaedics

PubMedID: 10148036

Grelsamer RP, Cartier P. Comprehensive approach to patellar pathology. Contemp Orthop. 1990;20(5):493-501.
As investigators continue to report new realignment operations, controversy persists regarding the selection of procedures for patients with intractable patellar pain. This report summarizes an approach to the patella involving well-documented operations used in individualized combinations tailored to each patient. The outline of the decision-making process is reviewed.