Goniometry: Hip External Rotation
Hip external rotation
Patient is in sitting with hip and knee flexed to 90 degrees on test side. Non-test side away from test
|AXIS LOCATION||STATIONARY ARM||MOVEMENT ARM|
|mid patella||perpendicular to the floor||parallel to long axis of the tibia|
Expected range of motion is 0- 45 degrees
- Norkin CC, White DJ. Measurement of joint motion: a guide to goniometry. FA Davis; 2016 Nov 18.