Priority 17 from the Paediatric Lower Limb Surgery PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: What is the best treatment for patello-femoral instability (an unstable knee-cap) in children? (JLA PSP Priority 17)
|JLA question ID
|Not available for this PSP
McNeilan RJ. Graft Choice in Isolated Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction: A Systematic Review With Meta-analysis of Rates of Recurrent Instability and Patient-Reported Outcomes for Autograft, Allograft, and Synthetic Options. Arthroscopy. 2018 Apr;34(4):1340-1354.
|Health Research Classification System category
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
|Patellofemoral problems in younger patients ~ PFj instability: best assessment and treatment protocols ~ Surgery in patella instability using a soft tissue technique
|Physiotherapist x 6 ~ Orthopaedic surgeon x 10
|PSP unique ID
|Paediatric Lower Limb Surgery
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.
|75 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
|Date of priority setting workshop
|17 November 2018