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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Title of Journal : European Journal of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Page Numbers: pp.647-653
  • Keywords: Ankle, Foot, Ultrasonography, Physical and rehabilitation medicine


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.