Which ligaments compose the medial (deltoid ligament)?
1. Posterior tibiotalar
2. Anterior tibiotalar
Which ligaments comprise the lateral ligament?
1. Anterior talofibular
2. Posterior talofibular
What is the function of the medial ligament?
What is the function of the lateral ligament?
What is the most commonly fractured tarsal bone?
What are the five tarsal bones?
What landmark can be used to help find the dorsalis pedis pulse?
Externsor hallucis longus tendon
What is the clinical term for bunions?
Which structures pass through the tarsal tunnel?
1. Tendon of the tibialis posterior
2. Tendons of the flexor digitorum longus
3. Posterior tibial artery
4. Associated veins
5. Tibial nerve
6. Tendon of the flexor hallucis longus
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What makes the navicular prone to stress fractures?
Central navicular is in a watershed zone between the dorsalis pedis artery and the tibialis posterior artery
Which muscles are involved in foot eversion?
Fibularis longus and brevis (lateral - superficial fibular nerve)
Fibularis tertius (anterior - deep fibular nerve)
Which muscles are involved in foot inversion?
Tibialis anterior and posterior
What are the two major superficial veins of the lower limb?
Which veins form the great saphenous vein?
Dorsal venous arch of the foot
Dorsal vein of the great toe
Which veins form the small saphenous vein?
Dorsal venous arch
Dorsal vein of the little toe
What is the venous drainage of the plantar arch?
Posterior tibial and fibular veins