Hey Chris. Thank you for your time and attention!
Indeed, applying patterns in the front-end web is challenging. But it's also something I miss, and that's why I have started to study the subject. This article marks the beginning of my journey towards a solution or the lack thereof.
The sample application in this article is clearly not enough to make a conclusion about your question. I'd risk saying the answer is yes, but time will tell. I'm working on my degree project, and with it, one or two more Medium articles on the subject. Then I'll have taken a better look at other issues such as side effects.