EURO-MUSCULUS/USPRM basic scanning protocols for ankle and foot

Özçakar L., Kara M., Chang K., Bayram A. Ç., Hung C., Tak F., ...More

European Journal of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, vol.51, no.5, pp.647-653, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Journal Name: European Journal of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.647-653
  • Keywords: Ankle, Foot, Ultrasonography, Physical and rehabilitation medicine
  • Lokman Hekim University Affiliated: No


In this protocol, the patient/probe positionings, anatomical drawings and ultrasound images of commonly scanned ankle/foot structures are described. This practical guide is prepared (with an international consensus of several expert physiatrists) to serve as a uniform/standard approach especially for beginner sonographers.