Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Knee Region
Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Knee Region

Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Knee Region

by Tyler Cymet, DO, FACOFP, Sheldon C. Yao, DO

Learning Osteopathic Diagnosis has never been this simple

This course addresses the osteopathic diagnoses of the knee and surrounding area, and shows medical students the various sequences to be followed when observing the knees. You will gain a comprehensive treatment overview that can be applied to treat knee dysfunction and pain.

The following diagnostic procedures will be described in detail:

  • Knee Motion Testing
  • Anterior and posterior Drawer Test
  • Varus Stress Test
  • Apley´s Compression Test

Start learning with self-paced high-yield video lectures, clinical pearls and valuable mnemonics!

Course Details

  • Videos 4
  • Duration 0:41 h
  • Quiz questions 13
  • Concept Pages 2


Your Educators of course Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Knee Region

 Tyler Cymet, DO, FACOFP

Tyler Cymet, DO, FACOFP

Dr. Tyler Cymet has been a physician in the Emergency Department at the Prince George's Hospital Center, University of Maryland in Maryland, USA since 2013.
He obtained his MD from the Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1988, and completed his Residency at Yale University School of Medicine. Currently, he is the Chief of Clinical Education at the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM).
He plays a crucial role in the clinical education of undergraduate medical students through AACOM.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Cymet teaches courses on Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM).

 Sheldon C. Yao, DO

Sheldon C. Yao, DO

Dr. Sheldon Yao is a Professor and Chair of the Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine at the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT).
He received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at NYIT's College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2002. He is dual-board certified in family medicine/osteopathic manipulative treatment and NMM/OMM and was conferred fellowship in the American Academy of Osteopathy (FAAO) in 2019.
Due to his achievements, Dr. Yao has received various teaching awards, such as the NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Award for Excellence in Teaching (Clinical Sciences).
Within Lecturio, he teaches courses on Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM).

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Good Knee exam review
By Mahziar K. on 10. October 2021 for Diagnosis of the Knee

This video is a good review of Knee examination and maneuvers. I especially liked the meniscal tear examinations.

By Mustafa H. on 03. August 2021 for Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Knee Region

More details are needed. Like linking every examination/test with the DDx.

going to refer back to you when I have knees
By Marlowe D. on 07. March 2020 for Theoretical Diagnosis and Treatment of the Knee

A very thorough explanation of differential diagnosis with knees and treatment