Orthopaedic Trauma Guidance| Volume 54, ISSUE 2, P784-786, February 2023

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Operative patella fracture–Should it be operatively treated with a tension band technique or a newer plate?

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      HISTORY – A 39yo female is involved in a slip and fall mishap at home. She fell 3 stairs and suffered a closed fracture of the right patella. She is otherwise unhurt (Fig. 1a and b).
      Fig 1
      Fig. 1(a) AP X ray of Right displaced fracture of the patella. (b) Lateral xray of Right displaced fracture of the patella.
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