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Apley, Alan Graham
Brit. orthopedic surgeon, 1914-1996.
Apley compression/distraction test
A test of shoulder function (with several variations) designed to detect asymmetries in range of motion observed during adduction, abduction, flexion, extension, internal rotation, and external rotation. The patient performs instructed movements involving positioning the hand to touch the opposite shoulder in front, behind the head, and behind the back onto or toward the opposite scapula.
Apley scratch test
A test of shoulder function with several variations designed to detect asymmetries in range of motion observed during adduction, flexion, extension, internal rotation, and external rotation. The patient performs instructed movements involving positioning the hand to touch the opposite shoulder in the scapular region from behind the back and over the shoulder.
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Venes, Donald, editor. "Apley, Alan Graham." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/763811/all/Apley_scratch_test.
Apley, Alan Graham. In: Venes DD, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/763811/all/Apley_scratch_test. Accessed January 25, 2021.
Apley, Alan Graham. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary (23rd edition). F.A. Davis Company. Retrieved January 25, 2021, from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/763811/all/Apley_scratch_test
Apley, Alan Graham [Internet]. In: Venes DD, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2021 January 25]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/763811/all/Apley_scratch_test.
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