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1

What is the maximal amount of hip flexion needed in gait?

30 degrees

2

What is the maximal amount of hip extension needed in gait?

10 degrees (maybe 20)

3

What is the maximal amount of knee extension needed in gait?

must be able to attain full extension (0 degrees)

4

What is the maximal amount of knee flexion needed in gait?

60 degrees

5

What is the maximal amount of ankle plantar flexion needed in gait?

20 degrees

6

What is the maximal amount of ankle dorsiflexion needed in gait?

10 degrees

7

When are the tibialis group most active in gait?

Just after heel strike / during loading response

8

When are the gastroc group most active in gait?

late stance phase to raise the heel during toe off

9

When are the quad group most active in gait?

During single leg support (early stance phase)
and
Initiation of swing phase

10

When are the hamstring group most active in gait?

late swing phase to decelerate the progressing limb.

11

Hip, Knee, Ankle, and Toe angles during Initial Swing.

Hip: 20 degrees Flex
Knee: 60 degree Flex
Ankle: 10 degrees Plantar Flex
Toes: Neutral

12

Hip, Knee, Ankle, and Toe angles during MidSwing.

Hip: 20->30 degrees Flex
Knee: 60->30 degree Flex
Ankle: Neutral
Toes: Neutral

13

Hip, Knee, Ankle, and Toe angles during Terminal Swing.

Hip: 30 degrees Flex
Knee: approaching 0 degree Flex
Ankle: Neutral
Toes: Neutral

14

Hip, Knee, Ankle, and Toe angles during Initial Contact.

Hip: 30 degrees Flex
Knee: Full Ext
Ankle: Neutral
Toes: Neutral

15

Hip, Knee, Ankle, and Toe angles during Loading Response.

Hip: 30 degrees Flex
Knee: 15 degrees Flex
Ankle: 15 degrees Plantar Flex
Toes: Neutral

16

Hip, Knee, Ankle, and Toe angles during MidStance.

Hip: Approaching Neutral
Knee: Approaching full Ext
Ankle: 15 degrees Plantar Flex -> 10 degrees Dorsiflex
Toes: Neutral

17

Hip, Knee, Ankle, and Toe angles during Terminal Stance.

Hip: Apparent 10 degrees Hyperextension
Knee: Full Ext
Ankle: Neutral
Toes: Neutral IP Extended MP

18

Hip, Knee, Ankle, and Toe angles during Pre-Swing.

Hip: Neutral Extension
Knee: 35 degrees Flexion
Ankle: 20 degrees Plantar Flexion
Toes: Neutral IP Extended MP