OnlineMedEd Shared "Joints of the Upper Extremity" - 5 Picmonics
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Joints of the Upper Extremity
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Median Nerve Entrapment
Compression at Carpal Tunnel
Numbness, Tingling and Pain in Hand
Anterior Shoulder Dislocation
Axillary Nerve Damage
Rotator Cuff Injury
Anterior Glenohumeral Ligament
Supracondylar Fracture Of Humerus
Fall On Outstretched Hand (FOOSH)
More Common In Children
Signs & Symptoms
Elbow Pain & Swelling
X-ray Shows Elbow Effusion
Anterior Sail Sign
Posterior Fat Pad Sign
Non-displaced: Splint And Sling
Displaced: Closed Reduction With Percutaneous Pin Placement
Volkmann Ischemic Contracture
Brachial Artery Injury
Median Nerve Palsy
Cubitus Varus Deformity
Nursemaid's Elbow (Radial Head Subluxation)
Radial Head Subluxation
Inferiorly Under Annular Ligament
Axial Traction on Forearm
Pulled or Lifted by the Hand or Forearm
Children Aged (1-4 Years Old)
Signs & Symptoms
Extended & Pronated Forearm
Refusal to Bend Elbow
Hyperpronation of Forearm
Gentle Supination of Elbow at 90 Degrees Flexion
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