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Flashcards in TT Gait Deviations Deck (7)
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1

Excessive Knee flexion (drop off)

Prosthetic Causes:
-Excessive socket flexion
-short toe lever
-excessive DF
-wrong foot type
-external foot rotation
-bad gait habit
-internal rotation of hip

2

Vaulting

Prosthetic Causes:
-Pylon too long
-poor suspension
-excessive PF
-too much knee resistance or stability

3

Circumduction

-Long Px
-poor suspension
-excessive PF

4

Lateral Trunk lean

-short Px
-socket fit issues
-foot too inset
-not enough abduction
-narrow gait

5

Short steppage gait (short step)

-patient has distal sore
-hip contracture

6

Excessive Heel Rise

-Poor suspension
-too much PF
-insufficient socket flexion

7

Narrow Gait Base

-short Px
-foot too inset