The_Elbow__wrist_and_Hand

The_Elbow__wrist_and_Hand - • Carpal Tunnel • Colle’s...

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05/29/11 1 The Elbow, wrist and Hand
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05/29/11 2 Bones Humerus Radius Ulna Muscles Biceps Triceps Brachioradialis Supinator Brachialis
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Elbow assessment History Observation Carrying angle Cubitis Recurvatus / Hyperextension Isosceles Triangle (helps check for fracture) Palpation ROM Special Tests 05/29/11 3
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05/29/11 4 Soft tissue Injuries/ Elbow joint Injuries Tennis Elbow Test (lateral epicondylitis) Little Leaguers Elbow, Golfer’s Elbow (medial epicondylitis) Ulnar Nerve Injuries Elbow Dislocation
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05/29/11 5 Elbow Dislocation
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05/29/11 6 Wrist Injuries Scaphoid Fracture (Navicular) De Quervain’s disease
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Unformatted text preview: • Carpal Tunnel • Colle’s Fracture • Ganglion Cyst • History • Observation – Hand Posture (normal curvature in resting position?) • Palpation • ROM • Special Test – Tinel Sign – Phalen’s Test 05/29/11 7 Finger injuries • Mallet finger (DIP) can cause a fracture • Jersey Finger • Boutinniere Deformity (PIP) can cause a fracture • Gamekeeper’s Thumb • Volar plate injury 05/29/11 8 05/29/11 9 Finger Injuries • Mallet Finger • Jersey Finger • Boutinniere Deformity • Gamekeeper’s Thumb • Volar plate Injury...
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This note was uploaded on 05/29/2011 for the course PED 217 taught by Professor Bartz during the Spring '08 term at Grand Valley State.

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