Examining the knee joint

Monk, Daniel (2013) Examining the knee joint. Emergency Nurse, 21 (1). pp. 28-36. ISSN 1354-5752

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.7748/en2013.04.21.1.28.e1126

Abstract

Appropriate history taking and examination can ensure accurate diagnosis of common knee problems, and rapid and effective interventions or referral to orthopaedic specialists. This article describes the anatomy of the knee joint and discusses relevant history taking, the examination process, special tests and radiology, as well as common knee injuries and their management.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: anatomy, common knee injuries, examination, Ottawa Knee Rules
Subjects: B700 Nursing
B900 Others in Subjects allied to Medicine
Department: Faculties > Health and Life Sciences > School of Health, Community and Education Studies > Nursing, Midwifery and Health
Depositing User: Ay Okpokam
Date Deposited: 21 Oct 2013 09:08
Last Modified: 10 Aug 2015 11:31
URI: http://nrl.northumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/14098

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