presented by Terry Malone
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Terry Malone, PT, EdD, ATC, FAPTA
Dr. Terry Malone received his EdD and MSPT from Duke University in North Carolina and his BA from Bluffton College in Ohio. At Duke, he served as the initial Sports Physical Therapist and was the Coordinator of the Sports Medicine Clinic. He served as the initial Chairman of the Sports Specialization Council of the APTA…Read full bio
In this chapter, Dr. Terry Malone discusses the anatomical and functional significance of the knee capsule with a special emphasis on the layers of the medial complex, and the relationship of the deep medial complex fibers to the medial meniscus.
2. Examination Techniques
Proper examination of the knee is essential for effective interventions regarding knee injuries. In this chapter, Dr. Terry Malone discusses the various techniques for varus and valgus assessments for MCL injuries. Participants will be able to describe why assessment of these structures must be done in supine and not long sitting, and understand the sailboat analogy for the MCL.
Join Dr. Terry Malone as he describes why MCL injuries are so common and why their care can be non-operative. Participants will learn assessment techniques for MCL injuries through a series of demonstrations, and will understand why LCL injuries are often treated surgically.