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Flashcards in Ankle and foot primary structures Deck (10):
1

ATFL resists these movements

inversion
anterior translation of talus on tibia

2

ATFL is taut in this position

PF

3

CF ligament resists

inversion of talus

4

deltoid ligament resists

talus eversion

5

plantar fascia origin/insertion

calcaneal tuberosity to plantar forefoot

6

posterior talofibular ligament resists

posterior displacement of talus on the tibia

7

Which is the primary retinaculum at the ankle

extensor retinaculum (anterior aspect of the jt)

8

What are the retinacula of the ankle?

- extensor
- flexor
- peroneal

9

Where is the retrocalcaneal bursa?

anterior to achilles tendon
attaches to superior calcaneus

10

This is a space between the inferior talus superior to the calcaneus and anterior portion of the lateral malleolus

contains ligaments that can be injured during an inversion ankle sprain

sinus tarsi