Apley Distraction Test

 Apley Distraction Test

What is Apley Distraction Test?

Apley Distraction Test is used to evaluate the integrity of the Collateral Ligaments of the knee, this test is used along with Apley Grinding Test for meniscus injuries of the knee.

How it’s Performed?

What does a positive Apley Distraction Test mean?

Apley Distraction Test is considered Positive in these situateions::

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