References

Patella Fractures (Lecture References)

 

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Schwartz AK, Patella Fractures, www.emedicine.medscape.com, March 2006

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Wheeless C, Fractures of the Patella, Wheeless’ Textbook of Orthopaedics, www.wheelessonline.com, July 2009

Lamoureux C, Patella Fractures, www.emedicine.medscape.com, May 2007

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Patella Fractures with Bone-Patella Tendon-Bone Autografts for Anterior Cruciate Ligament R Dehn RW, Asprey DP: Clinical Procedures for Physician Assistants, Saunders, Philadelphia, PA. 2002, pp. 259-265

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Levine AM, Orthopaedic Knowledge Update – Trauma 1996, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Rosemont, IL pp.153-158.

McRae R and Esser M, Practical Fracture Treatment, Churchill Livingstone, London, UK 2002, pp. 329-331

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Johnson EE, Fractures of the Patella; in Rockwood CA, Green DP, Bucholz RW: Rockwood and Green’s Fractures in Adults, 3rd edition, JB Lippincott, NY, NY, 1991, pp 1762-1776.

Crenshaw, AE: Campbell’s Operative Orthopaedics 8th edition, Mosby Year Book, St Louis, MO, pp. 785-894.

Koval KJ, Zuckermann JD: Handbook of Fractures, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins 3rd edition, Philadelphia, PA. 2006

Karium MRU, Rahman M, Howlader MAR, Shahidullah M, Mollah AR: Fracture Patella-Outcome of Early Movement of Knee After Stable Fixation; JAFMC Bangladesh 5(1) June 2009, pp 11-13.