Journal of Arthritis

ISSN - 2167-7921

Lee C Herrington

Lee C Herrington

United Kingdom

  • Research Article
    Is there a Difference between Knee Valgus Angles on Landing during Different Hop Tasks?
    Author(s): Waleed K Alshemimary and Lee C HerringtonWaleed K Alshemimary and Lee C Herrington

    Objective: A brief review of the literature to provide an overview of knee valgus angles during different hop tasks. Methods: A literature search was conducted; electronic databases used included PubMed, and SCOPUS. The inclusion criteria were English language, and publication between January 2010 and May 2015, which assessed the knee valgus angles during hop landings. The studies were evaluated by the researcher through their titles, abstract, as well as how the investigation functioned according to the inclusion/exclusion criteria of the present study. Results: A total of 2 papers were included with full-text, as various studies incorporated designs for knee valgus testing which resulted in alternate findings that could not be analysed or evaluated. Conclusion: No extensive research has.. View More»

    DOI: 10.4172/2167-7921.1000210

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