Hand and Wrist Injuries 1

Hand and Wrist Injuries 1 - HAND&WRISTINJURIES MUN...

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MUN Orthopedics HAND &WRIST INJURIES
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MUN Orthopedics
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MUN Orthopedics Distal Radius Fractures elderly vs. young intra vs. extra-articular “acceptable reduction” follow-up
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MUN Orthopedics Distal Radius Fractures Deformities Radial Shortening Loss of Radial Tilt (A/P view) “Dorsal Angulation” (lateral view)
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MUN Orthopedics Distal Radius Fractures Reduction Traction/Correction of Deformity radius = ulna radial styloid 1 cm distal articular surface at least neutral angulation
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MUN Orthopedics Distal Radius Fractures When to Refer? unable to acheive reduction unable to maintain reduction in cast intra-articular fractures acute carpal tunnel syndrome open fractures
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MUN Orthopedics Distal Radius Fractures Complications malunion compartment syndrome nerve entrapment tendon rupture loss of motion
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MUN Orthopedics Distal Radius Fractures osteotomy to correct malunion DRUJ reconstruction tendon reconstruction
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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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Hand and Wrist Injuries 1 - HAND&WRISTINJURIES MUN...

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