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Flashcards in NMS II- OSCE III tests Deck (12)
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1

anterior drawer sign

patient is supine or seated
doctor places one hand on anterior tibia and one on posterior calcaneous
doctor pulls foot anterior

2

posterior drawer sign

patient is either supine or seated
doctor places one hand on posterior tibia and other on anterior calcaneous
doctor pushes foot posterior

3

calf circumfrence test

measure calf at the widest point, 4" below patella

4

claudication test

patient walks for one minute while doctor observes and times until the patient has pain

5

homan's sign

patient lies supine and doctor raises leg to 45 degrees, squeezes calf and quickly dorsiflexes foot

6

moses' test

patient prone
doctor flexes knee 90 degrees and squeezes calf quickly

7

thompson's test

patient prone
doctor flexes knee to 90 degrees and squeezes calf

8

duchenne's sign

doctor applies upward force to head of first metatarsal

9

helbin's sign

patient stands and doctor looks at achille's tendon

10

morton's test

doctor squeezes foot around metatarsal heads

11

strunsky's sign

doctor rapidly flexes patient's toes several times

12

tinel's foot test

doctor taps posterior aspect of medial metatarsal over posterior tibial nerve with reflex hammer