Weight-bearing and non-weight-bearing exercises reduces patellofemoral pain
Vol: 2| Issue: 7| Number:156| ISSN#: 2564-2537
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A
A controlled trial of weight-bearing versus non-weight-bearing exercises for patellofemoral pain.J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2007 Apr;37(4):155-60
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45 male subjects with patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS) were randomized to one of two exercise programs, or no treatment. One group received non-weight-bearing single-joint quadriceps exercise (SJNWBE), one group received weight-bearing multiplejoint quadriceps exercise (MJWBE), and the last group received no exercise prescription. Results showed that both the SJNWBE and MJWBE groups had statist...
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