Research Study

Is quadricepts dysfunction common in individuals with patellofemoral pain?
Principal Investigator 
Jayne Garland

Overview

Body Locations and Systems 
Knee
Diagnosis and Therapy 
Rehabilitation Intervention
Status 
Recruiting
Study Start/End 
Jul 13, 2015 to May 15, 2017
Locations 
UBC Hospital
Name/Title 
Alessio Gallina, Graduate Student
Phone 
604-202-3795
Email Address 
alessio.gallina@ubc.ca
Purpose of Study 

To assess if thigh muscle activation is different in women with knee pain compared to those without knee pain

Eligibility 

Women 19-35 years old who have had moderate pain around the kneecap for at least 1 month.  Please complete the online screening, questionnaire at http://emglab.rehab.med.ubc.ca/445-2/#Objectives

Disclaimer 

Study Coordinators and Research Nurses cannot give medical advice over the phone. Telephone numbers and email addresses are provided for obtaining additional information on specific clinical research trials only. If you have specific questions which require clinical expertise, please call your primary care physician.