Apley Grind test (Apley Compression test) is a maneuver that is performed to evaluate for meniscus injury.
- How did the eponym come to be
- Alan Graham Apley (1914–1996)
- Did they first describe or popularise or plagiarise?
- Apley AG. The diagnosis of meniscus injuries; some new clinical methods. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1947 Jan;29(1):78-84. [PMID 20284687]
- Fowler PJ, Lubliner JA. The predictive value of five clinical signs in the evaluation of meniscal pathology. Arthroscopy. 1989;5(3):184-6. [PMID 2775390]
- Karachalios T, Hantes M, Zibis AH, Zachos V, Karantanas AH, Malizos KN. Diagnostic accuracy of a new clinical test (the Thessaly test) for early detection of meniscal tears. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2005 May;87(5):955-62. [PMID 15866956]
- Solomon DH, Simel DL, Bates DW, Katz JN, Schaffer JL. The rational clinical examination. Does this patient have a torn meniscus or ligament of the knee? Value of the physical examination. JAMA. 2001 Oct 3;286(13):1610-20. [PMID 11585485]