II. Indications

III. Images

IV. Technique

  1. Brace heel with left hand
  2. Invert foot with right hand
  3. Compare to opposite side

V. Signs of Ankle Joint instability

  1. Joint Laxity
  2. Lack of endpoint on translation

VI. Interpretation of Positive Test: Grade 3 Ankle Sprain

  1. Calcaneofibular Ligament Rupture
  2. Anterior talofibular ligament also ruptured
    1. Tested with Ankle Anterior Drawer Test

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Ontology: Talar tilt (C0231769)

Concepts Sign or Symptom (T184)
SnomedCT 67672003
English Talar tilt, Talar tilt (finding)
Spanish inclinaciĆ³n talar (hallazgo), inclinaciĆ³n talar