Origin: Tuberosity of Ischium
Insertion: Proximal medial surface of body of tibia. Medial condyle of tibia.
Action: Flexes and medially rotates the knee joint. Extends & assists in medial rotation of hip joint.
Position: Lying prone, flex the knee 60°.
Rotation: Thigh medially rotated.
Stabilise: On the sacrum.
Monitor: Apply pressure on the ankle in the direction of knee extension.
Nerve Supply: Sciatic (tibial branch) - L4, L5, S1, S2.
Anterior: Bilateral 2cm from the midline, 2cm superior to the pubic symphysis
Posterior: Bilateral transverse process of L2.
Neuro-Vascular Reflex: Bilateral frontal eminences. Yuan Point: Bl64
Nutrition: Vit. A.