OA Pathology: Fat

Infrapatellar fat pad syndrome: a review of anatomy, function, treatment and dynamics


Evaluation and Treatment of Disorders of the Infrapatellar Fat Pad

The infrapatellar fat pad (IFP), also known as…

Infrapatellar fat pad in the knee: is local fat good or bad for knee osteoarthritis?

Recent studies regarding the infrapatellar fat pad (IPFP) mainly focus on the roles of the cells derived from the IPFP. There have been few clinical or epidemiological…

The infrapatellar fat pad should be considered as an active osteoarthritic joint tissue: a narrative review

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A schematic overview of the IPFP as an active…

Influence of the Infrapatellar Fat Pad Resection during Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Full-text (PDF) | Background To enhance surgical exposure, resection of the infrapatellar fat pad (IPFP) is usually a routine procedure in total knee arthroplas…

Does infrapatellar fat pad resection in total knee arthroplasty impair clinical outcome? A systematic review

The Knee, Volume null, Issue null, Pages null, null, Authors:A. Van Beeck; S. Clockaerts; J. Somville; J.H.W. Van Heeswijk; F. Van Glabbeek; P.K. Bos; M. Reijman

Infrapatellar Fat Pad: An Alternative Source of Adipose-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells

Introduction. The Infrapatellar fat pad (IPFP) represents an emerging alternative source of adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells (ASCs). We compared the…