The Knee - The Knee Miscellaneous Conditions Miscellaneous...

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The Knee
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Miscellaneous Conditions
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Miscellaneous Conditions Genu valgum ↑ pressure on _________________________ ↑ risk for ________ injury? ↑ Q-angle Genu varum ↑ pressure on _____________________ Genu recurvatum ↑ pressure on ______________________
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Q-angle measure from ASIS to middle of patella and… from tibial tubercle to middle of patella normal 10 in males and 15 in females any change can cause overuse problems at knee or hip
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ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT SPRAIN purpose is to _________ ____________________ MOI:
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ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT SPRAIN S/s: positive anterior drawer, positive lachman
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ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT SPRAIN Tx: RICE, splint, refer to physician, surgery vs. non-surgery Prev: strong muscles, flexible, brace? Misc: 4-12 months rehab, hamstring vs. patella tendon graft, females may be more prone, hard to tell grades 1,2,3, ______________ ACL, MCL, med. meniscus
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POSTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT SPRAIN purpose is to prevent _________________ _________________ MOI:
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PCL Sprain S/s: pain, may hear/feel a pop, “hamstring/ popliteal” pain, tender & swollen popliteal fossa, positive posterior drawer, positive posterior sag
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PCL SPRAIN Tx: RICE, splint, refer to physician, surgery or not Prev: strong and flexible muslces Misc: hard to tell grades 1,2,3
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MEDIAL COLLATERAL LIGAMENT SPRAIN MOI:
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This note was uploaded on 05/01/2008 for the course KIN 312 taught by Professor Downey during the Fall '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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