Ankle Splints: Posterior Ankle & Stirrup


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Choose the injury for which a posterior or stirrup splint would likely NOT be the best treatment choice.

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1. Choose the proper foot position for applying a posterior ankle or stirrup splint.

2. Which material is not typically used for posterior ankle or stirrup splints.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Thanks to this worksheet and quiz, you can figure out how much you know about ankle splints. You'll need to know about the materials used for ankle splints and the proper foot position for applying a posterior ankle or stirrup splint in order to do well on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

See how much you know about:

  • Injuries that should and should not be treated using posterior or stirrup splints
  • Materials that are used in stirrup and poster ankle splints
  • Best foot position for these splints
  • Patient scenarios involving ankle injuries

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about the best splint for a swollen and bruised ankle
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important details from the lesson on ankle splints
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about applications of posterior ankle and stirrup splints

Additional Learning

Address more topics by progressing through the lesson, Ankle Splints: Posterior Ankle & Stirrup. This lesson allows you to:

  • Determine where ankle splints are generally applied on the body
  • See what factors dictate the use of posterior ankle or stirrup splints
  • Identify tips for setting up ankle splints
  • Define inversion and eversion