patellofemoral


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patellofemoral

 [pah-tel″o-fem´o-ral]
pertaining to the patella and femur.

patellofemoral

adjective Referring to the knee and femur.

patellofemoral

(pă-tĕl″ō-fĕm′ō-răl)
Concerning the patella and femur.

patellofemoral

pertaining to the patella and femur.
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Osterneier et al (7) measured patellofemoral contact pressures and kinematics using fresh-frozen cadaver specimens both before and after lateral release.
Patellofemoral pain syndrome in athletes: a 5-7-year retrospective follow-up study of 250 athletes.
Boling, "An update for the conservative management of patellofemoral pain syndrome: a systematic review of the literature from 2000to 2010, " International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy, vol.
The advantages of backward pedaling within 45 degrees of knee flexion are the patella acts a pulley by increasing the moment arm of quadriceps femoris, the tibiofemoral and patellofemoral compressive loads are less, helps the person to do the pedaling without pain.
Pressure is placed over the inferomedial patellofemoral joint, creating an impingement of the medial plica between the finger and the medial femoral condyle.
Development of a clinical prediction rule for classifying patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome who respond to patellar taping.
Patellofemoral pain (PFP) syndrome is defined as pain originating from the patellofemoral articulation and associated structures that excludes other intra-articular and peripatellar pathology [1-2].
7] Some authors have found that, in comparison to the lateral tibiofemoral cartilage, the thickness of the medial tibiofemoral and patellofemoral articular cartilages in healthy individuals with normally aligned knees is thinner.
Patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS) is a syndrome characterized by the pain in the anterior knee.
Common sites of deposition included the infrapatellar fat pad, patellofemoral compartment, and intercondylar fossae.