Knee crepitus in women with patellofemoral pain (PFP)

...what are the clinical implications?

This study demonstrated that women with knee crepitus are at 4 times greater odds of having patellofemoral pain (PFP) compared to those who do not present with knee crepitus.

However, no significant relationships were found between the presence of crepitus and self-reported function, physical activity level, worst pain or pain during squat and stair climbing.


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