Outcome Predictors for Conservative Patellofemoral Pain Management: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Simon Lack, Christian Barton, Bill Vicenzino & Dylan Morrissey
Patellofemoral pain (PFP) is highly prevalent within both sporting and recreationally active populations. Multiple treatment approaches have been advocated for the management of PFP, attempting to address both intrinsic and extrinsic factors thought to contribute to the development and persistence of pain. A number of predictors of treatment success have been proposed, and evaluated, for directing intervention choice.