Mobilization with Movement for Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)Mobilization with Movement - Other
18 - 59
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial is testing if limited ankle movement affects knee pain when doing a one-legged squat.

Eligible Conditions
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 1 Secondary · Reporting Duration: change between baseline and post intervention on Day 1

Day 1
Patellofemoral Disability Index
Weight bearing lunge test

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Minimal Intervention Group
1 of 2
Primary Intervention Group
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

60 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Mobilization with Movement · No Placebo Group · N/A

Primary Intervention Group
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Mobilization with Movement · Intervention Types: Other
Minimal Intervention Group
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: No mobilization with movement and education · Intervention Types: Other

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: change between baseline and post intervention on day 1

Who is running the clinical trial?

Loma Linda UniversityLead Sponsor
285 Previous Clinical Trials
257,965 Total Patients Enrolled
Everett Lohman, DscPrincipal InvestigatorLoma Linda University
2 Previous Clinical Trials
79 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 59 · Female Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have had Patellofemoral Pain for at least 6 months.
You do not have a history of clinic based therapeutic interventions for a 6-month period prior to testing.