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Knee kinematics during a single-leg drop-landing in sports participants with chronic groin pain
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Introduction: Groin injuries are among the top six injuries in contact sports and may lead to career ending chronic pain. Research on the role of knee kinematics in developing chronic groin pain in sport ...
The effect of a targeted functional movement retraining intervention on anterior knee pain and associated biomechanical mechanisms
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
ENGLISH SUMMARY : Background: Anterior knee pain (AKP) frequently affects the knee joint and may limit an individual’s ability to perform common activities of daily living (ADLs). It tends to become chronic, making it ...
Knee joint kinematics during the landing phase of the double leg jump in athletes with chronic groin pain
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-03)
ENGLISH SUMMARY : Introduction: Groin injuries are one of the most frequently occurring lower limb injuries, accounting for 5-28% of all sports-related injuries. Groin injuries have a significant morbidity rate and have ...
The kinematic differences between individuals with patellofemoral pain and matched controls during a single leg squat
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2019-04)
ENGLISH SUMMARY : Background: Patellofemoral pain (PFP) is a common knee condition characterised by retro- or peripatellar pain. It affects 11 percent of people who consult a general practitioner for knee pain. This ...