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Our fatal pulmonary embolism, infection, patellofemoral instability complication rates are better than the literature rate.
The Q angle in females (15[degrees] to 20[degrees]) is typically larger than that of males (8[degrees] to 15[degrees]), which may help explain why patellofemoral instability is more common in females.
Section IV is "Common conditions of the Knee" including chapters about ACL injuries, PCL injuries, meniscal injuries, cartilage injuries, posterolateral and posteromedial corners of the knee, knee malalignment and high tibial osteotomy, and patellofemoral instability.