Patellofemoral dysfunction. How to treat, when to refer patients with problematic knees

E. J. Swenson, D. O. Hough, Douglas McKeag

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Abstract

Patellofemoral dysfunction is a common orthopedic condition. It can be successfully treated by primary care physicians who are familiar with the risk factors, clinical presentation, therapy, and indications for orthopedic referral. Use of a well-tested treatment program can help return most patients to normal function.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)125-141
Number of pages17
JournalPostgraduate Medicine
Volume82
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1987
Externally publishedYes

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Orthopedics
Knee
Primary Care Physicians
Referral and Consultation
Therapeutics

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Patellofemoral dysfunction. How to treat, when to refer patients with problematic knees. / Swenson, E. J.; Hough, D. O.; McKeag, Douglas.

In: Postgraduate Medicine, Vol. 82, No. 6, 01.01.1987, p. 125-141.

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