Athletic Injuries of the Kneeis designed as a tool to help primary care and sports medicine practitioners and therapists explain anatomical and sports injury concepts to their patients and clients. This chart provides an overview of normal knee anatomy and common injuries. Anatomy and injuries are clearly drawn and labelled.
Illustrates the following normal anatomy:
Anterior view of the knee - bones, ligaments, tendons, cartilage
Medial view of the knee - bones, ligaments, tendons and cartilage
Superior view of the knee - bones, ligaments, tendons and cartilage
Illustrates the following common injures:
11 images illustrate the mechanisms of knee injuries in the context of a human figure playing sports: