Musculoskeletal Tests, Knee

The musculoskeletal tests in this entry are used to diagnose common injuries around the knee. The knee is one of the most commonly injured joints, especially in sports that involve a lot of running and jumping. The most common knee complaints typically involve the patellofemoral joint. The knee takes a lot of stress, especially when bending. Studies have shown that the forces at the knee joint can reach three times the body weight when the knee is bent, such as when going upstairs, and up to six to seven times ...

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