Research and analysis

Synopsis of causation: chondromalacia patellae

This document contains a synopsis of causation occurring in chondromalacia patellae.



This document provides information on chondromalacia patellae. It has been compiled by medical practitioners and validated by external consultants within a relevant field. However, it is not intended as a comprehensive compendium of the literature on the specific condition.

This synopsis of causation was authored by Dr Adrian Roberts, Medical Author, Medical Text, Edinburgh and validated by Mr Jignesh Patel, University College Hospital, London.

Published 1 September 2008