II. Indication

III. Technique

  1. Patient lies on side, unaffected side down
  2. Flex unaffected hip and knee to 90 degrees
  3. Abduct and extend affected leg to be level with body
  4. Adduct affected knee into adduction


IV. Interpretation: Findings suggestive of IT Band Syndrome

  1. Difficult adduction of affected knee
  2. Lateral Knee Pain on attempted adduction

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Ontology: Ober's test (C0231721)

Concepts Diagnostic Procedure (T060)
SnomedCT 13416003
English Ober test, Ober's test, Ober's test (procedure)
Spanish prueba de Ober (procedimiento), prueba de Ober