The relationship between quadriceps strength and joint position sense, functional outcome and painful activities in patellofemoral pain syndrome


Guney H., Yuksel I., Kaya D. , Doral M. N.

KNEE SURGERY SPORTS TRAUMATOLOGY ARTHROSCOPY, vol.24, no.9, pp.2966-2972, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00167-015-3599-3
  • Title of Journal : KNEE SURGERY SPORTS TRAUMATOLOGY ARTHROSCOPY
  • Page Numbers: pp.2966-2972
  • Keywords: Eccentric strength, Joint position sense, Function, Pain, Patellofemoral pain syndrome, VASTUS MEDIALIS OBLIQUUS, ANTERIOR KNEE PAIN, LATERALIS, INDIVIDUALS, MUSCLE, REPRODUCIBILITY, PROPRIOCEPTION, POPULATION, INHIBITION, HEALTHY

Abstract

The aim of this study was to investigate how strongly the concentric and eccentric quadriceps strengths were correlated with the joint position sense, functional outcomes and painful activities in patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS).