Medical Matters

Tackling a pain in the knee head-on

15th May, 2010

Despite the emphasis in last week’s column on the high numbers of people with arthritis in Ireland, it is important to note that not all joint pain is down to this debilitating condition.

Knee pain especially can have myriad causes, with differing treatment options.

A common form of knee pain - especially among women - is patellofemoral pain, which occurs in the front of the knee.

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