Tibiofemoral Posterior Glide


  • To improve knee flex

Accessory Motion Technique

  • Patient Position:
    • Supine with knee in open-packed position & bolster or wedge just proximal to knee
    • May be pre-positioned in varying degrees of flex to point of restriction
  • Clinician position & Hand Placement:
    • Stands on ipsilateral side
    • Stabilizing contact: Hold distal femur against bolster or use pt’s body if the knee is flexed to >90°
    • Mobilizing contact: Heel of hand contacts anterior aspect of proximal tibia
  • Force Application:
    • Apply force through your mobilization hand contact in a posterior direction that is parallel to the treatment plane of the joint.
Tibiofemoral posterior glide.

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