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LOWER EXTREMITY: Knee, Ankle, and Foot

The foundation of the Integrative Diagnosis system is the assessment and treatment of function. If it doesn’t move it must improve!

Overview of lower extremity functional testing 

Follow the links below for detailed instruction on testing, palpation, MAR and IAR.

Knee

Knee

Starter Content >> Body Regions >> Lower Extremity >> KneeKNEE: ASSESSMENT and TREATMENTThe knee is often the victim of hip or ankle dysfunction. However, the knee itself needs to be assessed first. Too many systems jump up or down the kinetic chain...

Ankle

Ankle

Starter Content >> Body Regions >> Lower Extremity >> AnkleANKLEThe two most important ankle motions,  dorsiflexion and plantarflexion, are assessed and treated.  Dorsiflexion: See the Official ID Forms page to download the lower extremity exam and...

Plantar Foot

Plantar Foot

Starter Content >> Body Regions >> Lower Extremity >> Plantar FootPLANTAR FOOT The structures in the plantar foot work synergisticly with the deep posterior compartment, lateral compartment and anterior compartment. When plantar foot symptoms are...