A review of knee pain in adolescent females.

Abstract

Primary care practitioners are in a position to educate patients and parents about the risk factors that may increase the incidence of knee pain in adolescent females. This article highlights patellofemoral pain syndrome, Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome, Osgood-Schlatter disease, and meniscal tears.

DOI: 10.1097/01.NPR.0000466496.11555.ec

Cite this paper

@article{Lipman2015ARO, title={A review of knee pain in adolescent females.}, author={Rachel Lipman and Rita M. John}, journal={The Nurse practitioner}, year={2015}, volume={40 7}, pages={28-36; quiz 36-7} }