The heel tap
test (11) is a rapid alternative to Waddell's test.
Tap the heel of your right foot in front of you twice, bringing your foot back next to your left foot between each heel tap
, then repeat with your left.
Most recently I had a patient come in who was a postmenopausal, thin, easy to examine female who had right lower-quadrant point tenderness, a perfect Rovsing's sign, guarding of the lower abdominal muscles, a positive heel tap
and a positive rectal shelf examination.
Other signs suggestive of acute appendicitis include Rovsing sign (RLQ pain with left lower quadrant palpation), obturator sign (pain with internal rotation of the right thigh), psoas sign (pain with extension of the right thigh), heel tap
or jumping on one leg, and right-sided pain with rectal examination.
The Celtic fan also entered the Guinness World Records by doing 102 heel taps
in a minute, and is widely recognised as the best female freestyler in the world.
Works abs Lie flat on your back on an exercise mat.
Controlling Ronaldo on the edge of the box has him performing little heel taps
and ball rolls.