Evaluation Comparisons

The easiest way to evaluate my progress is to look at the variations in my range of motion (ROM), strength, and girth/swelling measurements at each of my evaluations.

Context-Sensitive Definition of Terms:

21 May 99 22 Jun 99 27 Jul 99 Right Leg

Range Of Motion

Left Knee AROM

10-92° 2-113° 0-124° 0-135°

Left Knee PROM

8-103° 0-122° 0-135° 0-140°

Left Ankle Plantarflexion

45° 25° 36° 45°

Left Ankle Inversion

10° 17° 35°

Left Ankle Dorsiflexion

-10° 0° (neutral) 12° 10°

Left Ankle Eversion

11° 18° 30°
 

Strength

Left Hip Flexion

4/5 4+/5 4+/5 5/5

Left Knee Extension

4-/5 4-/5 4/5 5/5

Left Knee Flexion

4-/5 4-/5 4/5 5/5

Left Ankle PF

not tested 3+/5 4/5 5/5

Left Ankle Inv

not tested 3/5 3+/5 5/5

Left Ankle DF

not tested 3+/5 4-/5 5/5

Left Ankle Ev

not tested 3+/5 3+/5 5/5
 

Girth/Swelling

Mid-patella

47.2 cm 44.7 cm 45.0 cm 44.5 cm

10 cm below

48.0 cm 43.2 cm 43.3 cm 40.6 cm

10 cm above

55.0 cm 48.8 cm 50.8 cm 49.8 cm

Mid-malleolar

35.0 cm 32.7 cm 31.4 cm 28.6 cm

Ball of foot

28.7 cm 26.5 cm 25.1 cm 25.5 cm

1 inch = 2.54 centimeters