Hip Examination

Special Tests for hip joint examination.


 Thomas Test

Thomas Test

Thomas Test (or as it called Hugh Owen Thomas well leg raising test) is used to measure the… Read More
 Leg Length Measurement

Leg Length Measurement

Leg Length measurement tests assesses actual and functional leg length differences. Read More
 Barlow Test

Barlow Test

Barlow Test is used for  Developmental dysplasia of the hip in newborn. Read More
 Ortolani Test

Ortolani Test

Ortolani Test is used for Developmental dysplasia of the hip in newborn. Read More
 Stinchfield Test

Stinchfield Test

Stinchfield test (or resisted hip flexion test) is designed to help distinguish between intra-articular and extra-articular hip pathology… Read More
 Piriformis Syndrome Test

Piriformis Syndrome Test

Piriformis Syndrome Test is used in the assessment of a contracture of the piriformis muscle or to detect… Read More
 WOMAC Osteoarthritis Index

WOMAC Osteoarthritis Index

WOMAC Osteoarthritis Index or the Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index is a widely used measure of… Read More
 Patellar Tap Test

Patellar Tap Test

Patellar Tap Test (or as it called Patellar Ballottement Test) is a useful technique for detecting the effusion… Read More
 Craig Test | Hip Anteversion

Craig Test | Hip Anteversion

The Craig test (or Femoral Anteversion test) is used to assess anteversion/ retroversion of the femoral neck. Read More
 Hip Quadrant Test

Hip Quadrant Test

The Hip quadrant test (or as it called scour test) is a dynamic test of the inner and… Read More

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Thomas Test

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Durkan Test

Durkan Test or as it called the carpal compression test is used to test for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome…

Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip

Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) generally includes subluxation (partial dislocation) of the femoral head, acetabular dysplasia, and…

SNAC and SLAC of the wrist

What is SNAC and SLAC of the wrist stands for? 1. SLAC of the wrist: SLAC stands for…

Green Classification of Trigger finger

What is the Green Classification of Trigger finger? Trigger finger is a Stenosing tenosynovitis caused by inflammation of…

Maudsley Test

Maudsley Test (or tennis elbow test) is used for lateral epicondylitis of the elbow joint, also known as ”Tennis…

Ankle Anatomy

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De Quervain Tenosynovitis

De Quervain Tenosynovitis is a stenosing tenosynovitis of the abductor pollicis longus and extensor pollicis brevis tendons at…

Brachial Plexus Anatomy

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