Case Studies

This is aimed at both clinicians and patients. For clinicians it gives an insight into another clinician’s thinking, and for patients it is hoped that there might be a case that resonates and feels familiar to you.

36 year old lady with a 9 month old baby, bilateral knee pain.

36-year-old presents with bilateral ache of a vague distribution anteriorly. No Giving way, swelling or locking.

08/02/2019 Read More
60 year old female with PFJ OA

31/10/2017 Read More
13 year old county netballer with Patellofemoral Pain

Vague distributed anteriorly located left knee pain. Ache with occasional sharp pain. No giving-way but feels a sense of ‘slipping’. No locking, no swelling.

01/11/2016 Read More
35 year old male with PFP

Male 35, Pain vague distribution around patella. No swelling, no giving way.

19/05/2016 Read More
60-year-old retired female with 6 week history of severe knee pain.

'.....Tearful. Has just retired and was really looking forwards to active retirement. ...'

10/05/2018 Read More
65 year old male runner with left anteriorly located knee pain.

06/06/2017 Read More
42 year old female, right inferopatellar pain

01/08/2016 Read More
Aquatic physiotherapy for patellofemoral pain – a case study from Aqua-Physio.

Aquatic physiotherapy can be an excellent tool in the management of patellofemoral pain. Here is a recent case study where dry land treatment was incorporated with aquatic therapy.

10/05/2016 Read More