Association with isokinetic ankle strength measurements and normal clinical muscle testing in sciatica patients


Ustun N., Erol O., Ozcakar L. , Ceceli E., Ciner O. A. , Yorgancioglu Z. R.

JOURNAL OF BACK AND MUSCULOSKELETAL REHABILITATION, vol.26, no.4, pp.361-365, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.3233/bmr-130392
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF BACK AND MUSCULOSKELETAL REHABILITATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.361-365
  • Keywords: Sciatica, manual muscle testing, isokinetic muscle testing, PLANTAR FLEXION, TORQUE, RELIABILITY, EXTENSION, FLEXORS, DORSAL

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Sensitive muscle strength tests are needed to measure muscle strength in the diagnosis and management of sciatica patients.