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Flashcards in Muscles that move the knee Deck (21):
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Rectus femoris "kicking muscle" O?

AIIS

2

Rectus femoris I?

Tibial tuberosity.

3

Rectus femoris A?

Flex hip, extend knee.

4

Vastus medialis O?

Medial intertrochanteric line and crest, medial lip of linea aspera.

5

Vastus medialis I?

Tibial tuberosity.

6

Vastus medialis A?

Extend knee.

7

Vastus lateralis O?

Lateral lip of linea aspera, gluteal tuberosity and greater trochanter.

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Vastus lateralis I?

Tibial tuberosity.

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Vastus lateralis A?

Extend knee.

10

Vastus intermedius O?

Anterior shaft of femur.

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Vastus intermedius I?

Tibial tuberosity.

12

Vasus intermedius A?

Extend knee.

13

Biceps femoris O?

Long head: ischial tuberosity. Short head: linea aspera of femur.

14

Biceps femoris I?

Head of fibula.

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Biceps femoris A?

Flex knee, lat. rotate flexed knee, extend hip.

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Semimembranosus O?

Ischial tuberosity.

17

Semimembranosus I?

Posterior medial condyle of tibia.

18

Semimenbranosus A?

Flex knee, medially rotate flexed knee, extend hip.

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Semitendinosus O?

Ischial tuberosity.

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Semitendinosus I?

Proximal medial shaft of tibia at pes anserine.

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Semitendinosus A?

Flex knee, medially rotate flexed knee, extend hip.