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Table 2 Peak joint moments at the ankle and knee joint for all ankle support conditions

From: The effect of external ankle support on the kinematics and kinetics of the lower limb during a side step cutting task in netballers

  Standard Brace High Top
Ankle Flexor Moment 0.04 ± 0.01 0.04 ± 0.02 0.04 ± 0.01
Ankle Extensor Moment 0.07 ± 0.02 0.06 ± 0.02 0.07 ± 0.02
Ankle Inversion Moment 0.01 ± 0.01 0.01 ± 0.01 0.01 ± 0.01
Ankle Eversion Moment 0.01 ± 0.01 0.01 ± 0.01 0.01 ± 0.01
Ankle Adduction Moment 0.03 ± 0.01 0.02 ± 0.01 0.02 ± 0.01
Ankle Abduction Moment 0.03 ± 0.02 0.02 ± 0.02 0.01 ± 0.01
Knee Flexion Moment 3.81 ± 0.42 3.77 ± 0.57 3.91 ± 0.38
Knee Extensor Moment 1.66 ± 0.39 1.58 ± 0.46 1.70 ± 0.32
Knee Varus Moment 0.78 ± 0.29 0.80 ± 0.40 0.87 ± 0.34
Knee Valgus Moment 0.44 ± 0.27 0.36 ± 0.25 0.48 ± 0.29
Knee Internal Rotation Moment 0.34 ± 0.17 0.32 ± 0.13 0.36 ± 0.14
Knee External Rotation Moment 0.37 ± 0.17 0.40 ± 0.18 0.42 ± 0.16
  1. Values are presented in Nm / kg.Bwt as mean ± SD. Positive moments are determined at the ankle as: dorsiflexion, inversion and adduction; and at the knee as: flexion, adduction (varus) and internal rotation.