Triage and Classification of Knee Pain with Mobility Deficits for Clinicians
Meniscus tears are a common cause of knee pain with mobility deficits but other conditions can produce these symptoms such as fracture or articular cartilage lesions. This resource outlines the Ottawa knee rules to assist clinicians with determining if the patient should be referred for x-rays, the meniscal pathology composite score, and differences between articular cartilage and meniscus lesion presentation.
Tech specs: Digital download. 1 page. 8.5 x 11 inches. PDF format. 3.3 MB.