Ankle Foot and Lower Leg Specific Conditions

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Unformatted text preview: hing Dry, scaly or inflamed Blistering Bacterial infection Bacterial secondary to scratching scratching Management Topical antifungal Topical medication medication Keep feet dry Powder Clean, cotton socks Tinea Pedis Tinea Prevention Powder feet daily Dry feet thoroughly Between and under toes Keep sport shoes dry Shower and dressing room disinfection Turf Toe Turf Hyperextension injury resulting in a sprain Hyperextension of the MTP joint of the great toe of Single or repetitive trauma Often used as a “catch all” for toe pain Often “catch Turf Toe Turf History Acute Chronic Palpation P! at MTP joint Special Tests Inspection P! and swelling Exacerbated w/ toe off ROM limited Stress tests Management of Turf Toe Management Symptomatic treatment Modalities Ultrasound and ice Rest Rigid forefoot of shoe Flat insoles or thermoplast Taping Acute Strains of the Lower Leg Acute Achilles Tendon Tibialis Posterior Peroneal Peroneal Gastrocnemius Gastrocnemius Gastrocnemius Hallus Rigidus Hallus Etiology P! caused by proliferation of bony spurs Dorsum of 1st MTP joint Degenerative arthritic process Changes in articular cartilage Synovitis of joint Restricted dorsiflexion Hallus Rigidus Hallus Signs and Symptoms Inability to Dflex Toe off occurs on toes Toe 2-5 2-5 Increase P! with dflex Weight bearing on Weight lateral aspect of fo...
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This note was uploaded on 01/13/2014 for the course ATHT 363 taught by Professor Unknown during the Fall '11 term at S.E. Louisiana.

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