Revista Cubana de Ortopedia y Traumatología
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ALVAREZ LOPEZ, Alejandro et al. Patella chondromalacia. Behavior of some clinical, therapeutic and epidemiological aspects. Rev Cubana Ortop Traumatol [online]. 2001, vol.15, n.1-2, pp. 35-38. ISSN 1561-3100.
A descriptive and observational study was conducted among 13 patients that were diagnosed patella chondromalacia by arthroscopy at Manuel Ascunce Domenech Provincial Hospital of Camaguey, where they were treated. The behavior of variables such as age, sex, chief complaint, classification according to Outerbridge, associated complaints and complications was assessed.
Palabras llave : ARTROSCOPIA [métodos]; ARTHROSCOPES [utilization]; PATELLA [diagnosis]; PATELLA [surgery]; HEALTH SURVEYS; INICIDENCE; ARTHROSCOPY [methods].