Q-Angle of the Knee

By: Tim Maggs, DC

This video targets one specific knee condition (patellofemoral pain syndrome), offers a possible indicator for predicting patients at risk (Q angle measurement) and suggests adjunctive treatment options (rehab exercises and flexible custom orthotics):

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Knee pain, in its most generalized definition, is experienced by millions of people of all ages and in every walk of life. Its effect on lifestyle can range from slightly uncomfortable on a periodic basis to total debilitation. Treatment options reflect the level of severity: from a symptom-masking over-the-counter pain reliever for the mildest cases to Chiropractic treatment and rehabilitative therapy, all the way to reconstructive surgery for the most damaging situations. As in many musculoskeletal conditions, early intervention and treatment can often prevent more serious problems later on…

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