The Gel Force Knee Support is designed to alleviate symptoms of; patella-femoral pain syndrome, Patellar Tracking, Chondromalacia, Minor Meniscus and ligament tears. The design theory of the Gel Force Knee Support offers a breathable moderate knee support. It has thick oval gel provides comfort and support to patellar (knee cap) area. Medial (inside) and lateral (outside) spiral stays offer overall knee joint stability. Breathable, soft fabric offers multi-directional stretch applying even, comfortable compression throughout brace.