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First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 (2021) | Physician Assistant (PA) School Study Aid

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9 Picmonics to Learn | 10 mins

Brachial Plexus Roots
C5 through T1
Long Thoracic Nerve
Dorsal Scapular Nerve
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43 secs
Brachial Plexus Trunks
Superior Trunk
Suprascapular Nerve
Middle Trunk
Inferior Trunk
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1 min
Brachial Plexus Divisions
Anterior (Division)
Posterior (Division)
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27 secs
Brachial Plexus Cords
Lateral Cord
Lateral Pectoral Nerve
Posterior Cord
Upper Subscapular Nerve
Thoracodorsal Nerve
Lower Subscapular Nerve
Medial Cord
Medial Pectoral Nerve
Medial Cutaneous Nerve of Arm and Forearm
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1 min
Brachial Plexus Branches
Musculocutaneous nerve
Axillary Nerve
Radial nerve
Median Nerve
Ulnar Nerve
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56 secs
Nerve Palsies - Erb's Palsy (Waiter's tip)
C5-C6 Roots
Superior (Upper) Trunk
Lateral Traction on Neck during Delivery
Trauma in Adults
Functional Deficit
Biceps Brachii
Waiter's Tip Deformity
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2 mins
Nerve Palsies - Klumpke's Palsy
C8 to T1 Roots
Lower Trunk
Upward Arm Force during Delivery
Adult Trauma
Grabbing Tree Branch to Break a Fall
Muscle Affected
Intrinsic Hand Muscles
Claw Hand
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1 min
Nerve Palsies - Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Compression of Brachial Plexus
Compression of Subclavian Vessels
Cervical Rib Abnormality
Weight Lifters
Pancoast Tumor
Claw Hand
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1 min
Nerve Palsies - Winged Scapula
Long Thoracic Nerve
Axillary Node Dissection in Mastectomy
Stab Wound
Muscle Affected
Serratus Anterior
Functional Deficit
Scapula Cannot Anchor to Thorax
Inability to Raise Arm Above Head
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1 min

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