Fresh Osteochondral Patellar Allograft Resurfacing

Purpose: To present a simple and reproducible technique to perform a patellar fresh osteochondral allograft resurfacing.

Summary: The aim of this study was to present a simple and reproducible way to perform a fresh osteochondral patellar allograft resurfacing procedure covering the indications, surgical technique, site preparation, graft preparation, and graft placement.

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Pablo E. Gelber, M.D., Ph.D., Simone Perelli, M.D., Maximiliano Ibañez, M.D., Eduard Ramírez-Bermejo, M.D., Oscar Fariñas, M.D., Juan C. Monllau, M.D., Ph.D., and Vicente Sanchis-Alfonso, M.D., Ph.D. "Fresh Osteochondral Patellar Allograft Resurfacing". Arthroscopic Techniques. 2018 Jun; 7(6): e617–e622.