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Unformatted text preview: Shoulder Injuries Shoulder Anatomy CLAVICULAR FX MOI: blow to area force from fall on shoulder or arm S/s: CLAVICULAR FX Tx: RICE, sling and swathe, refer to physician, prevent shock usu. Immob 6-8 wks Prev: correct pads if collision sport Misc: SCAPULAR FX MOI: direct blow (unlikely) or force transmitted thru humerus, can fx body, acromion, or coracoid S/s: pain incr. w/ shoulder mvt, decr fn, swelling, crepitus, SCAPULAR FX Tx: RICE, sling and swathe, refer, prevent shock, support 3-4 weeks Prev: pads in collision sport Misc: not very common at all HUMERUS FX MOI: blow to area fall on arm from dislocation S/s: pain, decr fn, crepitus, deformity, swelling, cant rotate (IR/ER), numbness/ tingling or decr. pulse if impinges on nerve/ artery HUMERUS FX Tx: RICE, immob, refer, Tx shock can be out 2-6 months Prev: have haeavy guns like mine Misc: if fx at supracondylar ridge it may resemble a, if proximal may resemble a (Spartan story) ER story of kid STERNOCLAVICULAR (SC) SPRAIN MOI: blow to clavicle, fall on shoulder, shoulder forced into horizontal extension S/s: pain at SC, swelling may have deformity if grade 2- 3, decr fn esp. horiz flex & abduct, Ouch! STERNOCLAVICULAR (SC) SPRAIN Tx: RICE, STP for sprains, refer grade 2-3, immob grade 2-3 for up to 3 wks, must stabalize and refer post. Impingements immediately Pad upon return Prev: pads in collision sport Misc: high incidence of recurrence b/c ligaments are damaged ACROMIOCLAVICULAR (AC) SPRAIN MOI: blow to shoulder usually tip or lateral fall on outstretched arm S/s: pain at AC, swelling decr fn & pain especially overhead and horizontal flexion, if grade 2-3, GR 3 tore coracoclavicular lig also ACROMIOCLAVICULAR (AC) SPRAIN Tx: RICE, STP for sprains, sling 3-4 ds for grade 1, 7-10 for GR 2, 2-3 wks for GR 3, x-ray if GR 2-3,...
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