Irish Journal of Medical Science

, Volume 155, Issue 10, pp 356–363 | Cite as

Vastus medialis advancement: Clinical results and correlation with tangential X-rays of the patellofemoral joint

  • J. O’Beirne
  • R. J. O’Connell
  • M. White


Thirteen patients who had had recurrent dislocation of the patella treated by vastus medialis advancement were reviewed, and tangential X-rays of the patellofemoral joint were taken at the time of review.


Anterior Knee Pain Patellofemoral Joint Chondromalacia Laurin Sulcus Angle 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. O’Beirne
    • 1
  • R. J. O’Connell
    • 1
  • M. White
    • 1
  1. 1.Kilcreene Orthopaedic HospitalKilkenny

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