Outcomes after operative fixation of complete articular patellar fractures: Assessment of functional impairment Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Activities of Daily Living
  • Fractures, Bone
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Joint
  • Patella
  • Range of Motion, Articular

abstract

  • Despite advances in surgical protocols and acceptable radiographic outcomes, functional impairment remains common after treatment of patellar fractures. Rehabilitation strategies following surgical stabilization of these injuries will be a fruitful area for future clinical research.

publication date

  • July 17, 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2106/JBJS.L.00012

PubMed ID

  • 23864187

Additional Document Info

start page

  • e96 1

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 95

number

  • 14