Journal article

Trunk, pelvis and lower limb walking biomechanics are similarly altered in those with femoroacetabular impingement syndrome regardless of cam morphology size

Trevor N Savage, David J Saxby, Claudio Pizzolato, Laura E Diamond, Nicholas J Murphy, Michelle Hall, Libby Spiers, Jillian Eyles, Bryce A Killen, Edin K Suwarganda, Edward J Dickenson, Damian Griffin, Camdon Fary, John O'Donnell, Robert Molnar, Sunny Randhawa, Stephan Reichenbach, Phong Tran, Tim Wrigley, Kim L Bennell Show all

Gait & Posture | ELSEVIER IRELAND LTD | Published : 2021

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Studies of walking in those with femoroacetabular impingement syndrome have found altered pelvis and hip biomechanics. But a whole body, time-contiuous, assessment of biomechanical parameters has not been reported. Additionally, larger cam morphology has been associated with more pain, faster progression to end-stage osteoarthritis and increased cartilage damage but differences in walking biomechanics between large compared to small cam morphologies have not been assessed. RESEARCH QUESTION: Are trunk, pelvis and lower limb biomechanics different between healthy pain-free controls and individuals with FAI syndrome and are those biomechanics different between those with larger, co..

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Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council [grant APP1069278, 2014]. The funding source had no involvement in study design, data collection, data analysis or interpretation of results, writing of the manuscript or the decision to submit the article for publication