Consultation appointment

Preparing for your appointment

Introduction

Diagnosis

Investigations

Physiotherapy

    • Knee pain - assessment. NICE Clinical Knowledge Summaries. http://cks.nice.org.uk, revised March 2011
    • Anterior cruciate ligament injury. BMJ Best Practice. http://bestpractice.bmj.com/best-practice, updated August 2015
    • Medial collateral ligament injury. BMJ Best Practice. http://bestpractice.bmj.com/best-practice, updated April 2016
    • Meniscal tear. BMJ Best Practice. http://bestpractice.bmj.com/best-practice, updated May 2016
    • Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injury. Medscape. http://emedicine.medscape.com, updated February 2014
    • Patellofemoral pain syndrome. BMJ Best Practice. http://bestpractice.bmj.com/best-practice, updated July 2016
    • Tendinopathy. BMJ Best Practice. http://bestpractice.bmj.com/best-practice, updated December 2015
    • Iliotibial band syndrome. BMJ Best Practice. http://bestpractice.bmj.com/best-practice, last updated July 2015
    • Osteoarthritis. BMJ Best Practice. http://bestpractice.bmj.com/best-practice, updated June 2016
    • Assessment of knee injury. BMJ Best Practice. http://bestpractice.bmj.com/best-practice, updated July 2016
    • Lateral Collateral Knee Ligament Injury. Medscape. http://emedicine.medscape.com, updated March 2015
    • Magnetic Resonance Imaging. PatientPlus. http://patient.info/doctor, January 2013
    • Computerised Tomography (CT) Scans. PatientPlus. http://patient.info/doctor, reviewed July 2015
    • Knee Arthrocentesis. Medscape. http://emedicine.medscape.com, updated May 2016
    • General Anesthesia. Medscape. http://emedicine.medscape.com, updated November 2015
  • Produced by Nick Ridgman, Lead Health Editor, Bupa Health Content Team, October 2016
    Expert reviewer Damian McClelland, Orthopaedic Surgeon and Bupa Musculoskeletal Services Clinical Director
    Next review due October 2019

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