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of the Knee
primary restraint to lateral displacement
50-60% of lateral restraint from 0° to 30° flexion
Medial patellofemoral ligament and medial patellomeniscal ligament!
Cutting the medial structures results in 50% decrease in the force
required to move patella 10 mm laterally
Senavognese et al. J Bone Joint
Reconstruction of the medial patellofemoral ligament provides more
stability than a medial tibial transfer !
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