Tag Knee

m. rectus femoris

m. rectus femoris Goals and Principles As soon as tolerated after swelling/bleeding has been controlled, the athlete should do some slow circulation and range of motion exercises. This is to minimize, or if possible avoid secondary effects like muscle and…

Single leg hop for distance symmetry masks lower limb biomechanics: time to discuss hop distance as decision criterion for return to sport afterACL reconstruction?

To cite: Kotsifaki A, Whiteley R, Van Rossom S, et al. Br J doi:10.1136/ bjsports-2020-103677 INTRODUCTION Functional hop testing is traditionally used to determine readiness to return to sport (RTS) after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR).1 2 Typically, functional symmetry between legs…