[Patellofemoral pain syndrome: understand better in order to treat better].

@article{Saubade2014PatellofemoralPS,
  title={[Patellofemoral pain syndrome: understand better in order to treat better].},
  author={Mathieu Saubade and Robin Martin and Adam H. Becker and G{\'e}rald Gremion},
  journal={Revue medicale suisse},
  year={2014},
  volume={10 437},
  pages={1451-6}
}
Patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS) is one of the most frequent cause of anterior knee pain in adolescents and adults. Due to its complex etiology, which is multifactorial and still poorly understood, its management is a major challenge for the practitioner. The diagnosis is made primarily on the history and clinical examination of the knee, but also of the entire lower limb, which may sometimes require the completion of imaging. The treatment is mostly conservative, focussing on rehabilitation… CONTINUE READING