patellofemoral pain

Patello-Femoral Pain syndrome (PFPS)

Patello-Femoral Pain syndrome (PFPS) Who Runners!!! Elderly Athletes in high impact sports (jumpers, sprinter….) Basketball and netball players Gym Junkies Desk warriors   What Patello-femoral pain syndrome, or PFPS, is the most common cause of pain at the knee joint. It normally presents as pain felt around, and behind the knee cap (patella). It is common in both the young and old, active and inactive. When & How PFPS is most commonly caused by mistracking or poor movement of the knee cap, as opposed to direct trauma to any specific structure within the knee. Poor movement can be caused by numerous variables [...]

Patello-Femoral Pain syndrome (PFPS) 2017-02-01T13:13:58+00:00
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