10. Assessment – Maximal Hip Flexion Active Knee Extension (MHFAKE) Test

Description:

The athlete is lying supine with hip towards in maximal flexion using the arms to pull the thigh to the chest.
The contralateral leg is fixated with a belt.

The athlete performs active knee extension until reaching maximal tolerable stretch or the onset of pain/discomfort.

Range of motion (i.e. knee extension angle) is measured by hand held inclinometer.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *