Purpose: To identify patients likely to be presenting with hip osteoarthritis.


1. Squatting as aggravating factor
2. (+) Scour Test for groin or lateral hip pain
3. Active hip flexion causing lateral hip pain
4. Passve internal rotation < 25 degrees
5. Active hip extension causing hip pain


Screen Shot 2015-01-19 at 6.27.44 PM


1. Sutlive TG, et al. Development of a clinical prediction rule for diagnosing hip osteoarthritis in individuals with unilateral hip pain. Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy. 2008; 38(9): 542-550.

2 thoughts on “Hip Osteoarthritis

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s