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Faulty movement patterns and patellofemoral pain

9th April 2013

The Effects of Movement Pattern Modification on Lower Extremity Kinematics and Pain in Women With Patellofemoral Pain

Gretchen B. Salsich, Valentina Graci, Dwayne E. Maxam

JOSPT DECEMBER 2012 Volume 42, No. 12 Research Report

 

Increased medial rotation of the hip is well acccepted as a contributing factor to patellofemoral pain. Kinetic Control has been assessing for uncontrolled tibial lateral rotation and tests and retraining strategies are detailed on our lower limb course Solutions for the Lower Leg.

 

Here is a recent paper looking at the effect of correcting alignment in women with PFP

 

 

 

 

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