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1

Which strain is more common in the lower leg?

Hamstring

2

MOI of quadricep strain?

Often during overload and sudden acceleration or deceleration.

3

MOI of patellar tendon rupture?

Rapid quadricep contraction

4

S/S of patellar tendon rupture?(2)

Pop
Lack of knee extension

5

The patella sits more____with inferior tear?

Superiorly

6

What is patellar tendonitis?

Jumpers knee

7

Patellar tendonitis usually occurs____and_____

Infrapatellar
Suprapatellar

8

What injury is usually seen in runners and cyclist?

Illiotibial band syndrome

9

Patients with______,excessive____,____or

Genu valgum
Excessive quadriceps
Excessive pronation
Leg length discrepancy