Part 6 of a course on Patellofemoral Pain by Dr Ronald Grelsamer of Mount Sinai Hospital in New York.
"Patella baja and infrapatellar contracture syndrome are one of the worst conditions...
An 'interpretation' of a 1991 publication, describing how to recognise the early stages of internal scarring causing the patellar to pull down into an 'infera' position.
An 'interpretation' of a 1987 article where surgeons were understanding the role of scarring in entrapping the patella and drawing it into an abnormally low and painful position.
A general term implying that there is some abnormal process going on in the joint cartilage and underlying bone.
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