A patella fracture is a fracture of the kneecap, which is one of the most common
knee injuries. It is usually the result of a hard blow to the front of the knee.
Treatment options for patella fractu...
The kneecap can crack just slightly, or can be broken into many pieces. ... The
major symptoms of a patellar fracture include pain and swelling in the front of the
A kneecap fracture is a break or crack in the kneecap (patella). It may be ... Your
healthcare provider will ask about your symptoms and how the injury happened.
A broken kneecap occurs when the small round bone (patella) that sits over the ...
If you have a severe fracture, or if your tendon is torn, you may need surgery to ...
Sep 17, 2014 ... In the 1800s, treatment of patella fractures was controversial. ... mechanism is
intact, the fracture may be treated by means of immobilization.
Fractures of the knee include fractures of the patella, femoral condyles, tibial ...
Open fractures require emergency treatment to cleanse the fracture surfaces and
Care guide for Patellar Fracture. Includes: possible causes, signs and symptoms,
standard treatment options and means of care and support.
Mar 13, 2015 ... ... Fractures, Bursa Inflammation, and Patellar Injuries; Prevention of Knee
Injuries; Read more ... Rockwood and Green's Fracture in Adults. ... Symptoms
and signs include severe pain and swelling. ... Knee Injury - Treatment.
PhysioAdvisor offers detailed physiotherapy information on a patellar fracture
including: diagnosis, treatment, exercises, physiotherapy products and more...
Apr 26, 1999 ... Treating Patella Fracture. Overstressing patella fractures too soon could hinder
the healing process. By Gary Shankman, OPA-C, PTA, ATC, ...