Spine Examination

Special Tests for Spine examination.


 Lhermitte Sign

Lhermitte Sign

Lhermitte Sign (also called Lhermitte's phenomenon) is an electric shock like sensation that occurs on flexion of the… Read More
 Shoulder Abduction Test

Shoulder Abduction Test

Shoulder Abduction Test (or as it called Bakody Test) is used in case of suspicion of C4 or C5… Read More
 Elvey Test

Elvey Test

Elvey test (also known as upper limb tension test) is used mainly to check for cervical spine radiculopathy. Read More
 Gaenslen’s Test

Gaenslen’s Test

Gaenslen’s test can indicate the presence or absence of a sacroiliac joint lesions, pubic symphysis instability, hip joint pathology… Read More
 Slump Test

Slump Test

Slump Test is a neural physical examination that is used for detecting disc bulging / herniation of the… Read More
 Lasegue Test

Lasegue Test

Lasegue test (also called Straight Leg Raise Test (SLR) ) aimed to assess the sciatic compromise due to… 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…

Maudsley Test

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

Ankle Anatomy

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

De Quervain Tenosynovitis

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

Lunotriquetral Ballottement Test

Lunotriquetral Ballottement Test also called Reagan Test, it is used to evaluate the integrity of the lunotriquetral ligament…