Percutaneous dowel bone grafting of a patella nonunion in a football player

Dave R. Shukla, Andrew S. Sems, Michael J. Stuart

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Percutaneous, autogeneic dowel bone grafting and compression screw fixation is a viable treatment option for a transverse patellar nonunion. This technique resulted in patellar healing and rapid return to sports in an athletic, adolescent male.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalOrthopedics
Volume33
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 2010

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Patella
Bone Transplantation
Football
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Therapeutics
Return to Sport

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Percutaneous dowel bone grafting of a patella nonunion in a football player. / Shukla, Dave R.; Sems, Andrew S.; Stuart, Michael J.

In: Orthopedics, Vol. 33, No. 5, 01.05.2010.

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Shukla, Dave R. ; Sems, Andrew S. ; Stuart, Michael J. / Percutaneous dowel bone grafting of a patella nonunion in a football player. In: Orthopedics. 2010 ; Vol. 33, No. 5.
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