About this module

In this chapter we'll cover the anterior ankle. We'll first look at the anatomy and normal ultrasound appearance of the structures in the ankle. Finally we'll have a look at common pathologies seen in this region of the ankle.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Chapter 1 - Clinical anatomy

    • Chapter introduction

    • Distal tibiotalar joint

    • Lateral collateral ligament

    • Medial collateral ligament

    • Subtalar joint

    • Tendons and retinacula

    • Quiz: Clinical anatomy anterior ankle

  • 2

    Chapter 2 - Normal ultrasound findings and scanning technique

    • Tibialis anterior

    • Extensor tendons

    • Anterior synovial recess and tibiofibular syndesmosis

    • Anterior talofibular ligament ATFL

    • Quiz: Scanning technique anterior ankle

  • 3

    Chapter 3 - Pathology

    • Tibialis anterior

    • Anterior ankle impingement

    • Anterior ankle impingement demo

    • Quiz: Pathology anterior ankle