Shoulder - Rotator cuff - Is there a relationship between acromiohumeral distance and pain? Not really!
97 patients suffering of chronic rotator cuff related shoulder pain were part of this research. Patients were analysing by ultrasound and measured their acromiohumeral space. It turns out that there is no relationship between the two.
Anxiety, depression, fear of movement can be present in patients suffering of PFP though more studies are needed in order to investigate how these psychological factors contribute to PFP.
Again another article on the benefits of neuromuscular activation, muscle energy technique, joint articulation.
Massimo Monticelli M.Ost