- Patient standing
- Examiner palpates the patella and instructs the patient to perform several slow knee bends (repeated squat and rise)
Positive Waldron Test
Pain and/or crepitus: Chondromalacia patella, degenerative joint disease, osteochondritis of the patella, patellar fracture
This test provides a more active weight bearing functional assessment of patellar tracking on the femur.