"Patellofemoral Joint" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The articulation between the articular surface of the PATELLA and the patellar surface of the FEMUR.
- Patellofemoral Joint
- Joint, Patellofemoral
- Joints, Patellofemoral
- Patellofemoral Joints
- Patellofemoral Articulation
- Articulation, Patellofemoral
- Articulations, Patellofemoral
- Patellofemoral Articulations
- Femoropatellar Articulation
- Articulation, Femoropatellar
- Articulations, Femoropatellar
- Femoropatellar Articulations
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Patellofemoral Joint" by people in Profiles.
Teng HL, MacLeod TD, Kumar D, Link TM, Majumdar S, Souza RB. Individuals with isolated patellofemoral joint osteoarthritis exhibit higher mechanical loading at the knee during the second half of the stance phase. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2015 May; 30(4):383-90.