Merrin Knee Examination


Welcome to the Knee Examination module.

Learning objectives for this Activity:

1. Review the anatomy and kinesiology of the knee

2. Distinguish between various pain syndromes of the knee including:
-patellofemoral syndrome
-osteoarthritis of the knee
-ligament tears
-iliotibial band syndrome
-anserine bursitis

3. Recognize history of mechanical symptoms to prompt imaging and urgent referral.

4. Perform and demonstrate the physical exam of the knee.

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