Ray, Leeds A THIS condition is also known as patellofemoral pain syndrome or runner's knee.
What does PFPS stand for?
PFPS stands for Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome
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We have 5 other meanings of PFPS in our Acronym Attic
- Panic-Focused Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
- Permanent Food Production Parks (Malaysia)
- Philippine Family Planning Program (Department of Health)
- Public Fire Paramedic Program (Canada)
- Palestinian Family Planning and Protection Association (Israel)
- Pesticide Formulating Packaging and Repackaging
- Polarized Fluorescence Photobleaching Recovery (biophysics)
- Preliminary Field Plan Review (Georgia)
- Population, Family Planning, and Reproductive Health (American Public Health Association)
- Postdoctoral Fellowships in Polar Regions Research (US National Science Foundation)
- Patients for Patient Safety (UN World Health Organization)
- People for Puget Sound (Washington)
- Portable Flight Planning Software
- Portable Flight Planning System
- Provincial Forensic Psychiatry Service (Canada)
- Programmatic Financial and Public Sector Adjustment Loan
- Partial Failure of Passive Transfer
- Plantar-Flexor Peak Torque (physical therapy)
- Processor Frame Power Unit
- Pension Fund Property Unit Trust (Ireland)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Our results are consistent with the findings of a previous study, which found that PT of subjects with patellofemoral pain syndrome had no influence on FT (Ernst et al.
97) in patients diagnosed with patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS).
Introduction Patellofemoral pain syndrome is a common orthopaedic complaint frequently seen in physiotherapy practice.
The Question In patients with suspected patellofemoral pain syndrome, what interventions have been demonstrated to be more effective than usual care?
36 investigating young females found no differences between patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome and healthy individuals in quadriceps muscle tightness.
6-9 Osteoarthritis and patellofemoral pain syndrome is more common in women.
Purpose: To examine hip muscle strength and hip and knee kinematics in subjects with patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS).