Merrin Knee Examination

Description:

Welcome to the Knee Examination module.


Learning Objectives:

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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About this activity:
This activity was orginally created on: Feb. 4, 2013
Authors:
  • Richard Greene
  • Sapana Shah
  • Deirdre Apicello
  • Lisa Altshuler
  • Brielle Blatt