Spine Examination

Special Tests for Spine examination.


 Spurling Test | Cervical Radiculopathy

Spurling Test | Cervical Radiculopathy

Spurling test (or as it called Spurling compression test) is a provocative test designed to exacerbate encroachment of… Read More
 Sacroiliac Stress Test

Sacroiliac Stress Test

Sacroiliac Stress Test (or Sacroiliac Distraction Test) demonstrates involvement of the anterior sacroiliac ligaments in a sacroiliac joint… Read More
 Yeoman Test

Yeoman Test

Yeoman Test is a provocative test that is used to evaluate the sacroiliac joint dysfunction. Read More
 Derbolowsky Test

Derbolowsky Test

Derbolowsky test is a clinical test used to assess a leg length difference: an advancement phenomenon with the… Read More
 Standing Flexion Test

Standing Flexion Test

Standing flexion test is used to assess sacroiliac joint function, the examiner observes the position of both iliac… Read More
 Three-Phase Hyperextension Test

Three-Phase Hyperextension Test

Three-Phase Hyperextension Test (or Mennell sign) is used to differentiate whether the pathology is in the lumbar spine,… Read More
 Bragard Test

Bragard Test

Bragard Test is used to evaluate nerve root compression, differentiating a genuine Lasegue sign from a pseudo-Lasegue sign. Read More
 Prone Knee Bending Test

Prone Knee Bending Test

Prone Knee Bending Test (also known as reversed lasegue test) is used to evaluate the nerve roots of… Read More
 Springing Test

Springing Test

Springing Test is used for localization of functional impairments in the lumbar spine, it's also used to examine… Read More
 Prone Knee Flexion Test

Prone Knee Flexion Test

Prone Knee Flexion Test for Lumbar Spine is used to differentiates between lumbar spine pain and sacroiliac joint… Read More

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Thomas Test

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

What is SLAP Lesion?

What is SLAP Lesion? SLAP Lesion is the abbreviation of Superior Labrum from Anterior to Posterior tears in…

Durkan Test

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

SNAC and SLAC of the wrist

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

Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip

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

Green Classification of Trigger finger

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

De Quervain Tenosynovitis

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

Ankle Anatomy

The ankle anatomy is a complex hinged synovial joint that is formed by three bones: the tibia, the…

Maudsley Test

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

Brachial Plexus Anatomy

The brachial plexus is a complicated network of nerves arises from the anterior rami of the cervical spine…