Goniometry: Hip Abduction
Patient is supine with hips and knees in neutral
|AXIS LOCATION||STATIONARY ARM||MOVEMENT ARM|
|ASIS on measured side||directed to opposite ASIS||parallel to femur, directed to centre of patella|
Expected range of motion is 0- 40 degrees (measured from starting position)
- Norkin CC, White DJ. Measurement of joint motion: a guide to goniometry. FA Davis; 2016 Nov 18.