Straight Knee Foot Raise

Straight Knee Foot Raise Test

Instructions

Preparation

Stand with back of leg against wall to keep lower leg vertical.

Execution

Raise forefoot as high as possible while keeping heel on floor, leg against wall, and knee straight. Hold position. Repeat with opposite foot.

Measurement

Height from bottom of forefoot foot to floor is noted.

Comments

Also see Bent Knee Foot Raise.

Assesses

Joint ROM: Ankle Dorsal Flexion
Flexibility: Gastrocnemius
Force: Active

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