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SA Orthopaedic Journal

On-line version ISSN 2309-8309
Print version ISSN 1681-150X

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ERASMUS, PJ  and  THAUNAT, M. A philosophy and technique for reconstruction of the medial patellofemoral ligament. SA orthop. j. [online]. 2008, vol.7, n.2, pp.18-23. ISSN 2309-8309.

Our philosophy is to restore the patella to its original position and stability prior to dislocation and rupture of the medial patellofemoral ligament (MPFL). This approach is based on the established principle that "form follows function''.

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