4 - Late Soft Tissue Complications - D3 Updated

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Done by: Ammar Mansour Late soft tissue complication
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Outline Joint stiffness heterotopic ossification Muscle contracture Tendon rapture Nerve entrapment Complex regional pain syndrome
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joint stiffness the symptom of pain on moving a joint, and loss of range of motion. causes: After fracture Direct injury to the joint Oedema and fibrosis Adhesion
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All above conditions are made worse by Prolonged immobilization Position of joint, why? Cause if they were held in which ligaments are at their shortest, no exercise will succeed in stretching these tissue and restoring the lost movement completely.
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Treatment Elevation. Functional bracing (orthopaedic brace) used to immobilize a joint or body segment, restrict movement in a given direction. Exercise. Splinted. In stiff joints, prolonged and patient physiotherapy can work wonder. Surgery.
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(HO) is the process by which bone tissue forms outside of the skeleton . After an injury in muscles around the elbow, or
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This note was uploaded on 12/24/2011 for the course STEP 1 taught by Professor Dr.aslam during the Fall '11 term at Montgomery College.

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