Category Archives: Musculoskeletal

  1. Ankle Brachial Index in Lower Extremity Trauma

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    February 14, 2019 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Julian Botta MD What anatomy is relevant? Where do we feel for pulses in the lower extremity? Posterior tibialis …
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  2. Back to Basics: Infectious Flexor Tenosynovitis (FTS)

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    September 29, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Casey Carr, MD Definition Inflammation of a tendon and its synovial sheath. Most commonly in hand and wrist. Can …
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  3. Medical Minute Recap: Humeral Shaft Fractures

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    September 22, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Karolina Paziana, MD Location determines deformity: http://z0mbie.host.sk/Fractures-of-the-Humeral-Shaft.html http://z0mbie.host.sk/Fractures-of-the-Humeral-Shaft.html Fx proximal to pectoralis major insertion: proximal fragment will be abducted …
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  4. Medical Minute: ALL ABOUT THE NAIL PART 2: NAILBED LACERATION MANAGEMENT

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    December 17, 2014 by dailybolusoflr

     By Amanda Crichlow, MD As we discussed in Part 1, nail removal is not necessary if the nail margins and …
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  5. Medical Minute: ALL ABOUT THE NAIL PART 1: SUBUNGUAL HEMATOMA

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    December 16, 2014 by dailybolusoflr

    bY: amanda crichlow, MD What is it? A hematoma under the nail How does it happen? Develops from a nailbed …
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  6. Daily Bolus: HAND EXAM: FOCUS ON THE THUMB

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    September 5, 2014 by dailybolusoflr

    By Karolina Paziana, MD Hand and wrist complaints are common presentations to the emergency department, and often require a dedicated …
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  7. Bolus of LR: Olecranon Bursitis

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    December 7, 2012 by dailybolusoflr

    ·       Although there are many bursae in the elbow, the olecranon bursa is the one most commonly involved in pathological …
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  8. Daily Bolus of LR: Kanavel’s Cardinal Signs of Flexor Tensosynovitis

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    January 24, 2012 by dailybolusoflr

    Kanavel's Cardinal Signs of Flexor Tensosynovitis Flexor tenosynovitis is infection along the tendon sheath that has the ability to spread …
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  9. Daily Bolus of LR: Clay Shoveler’s Fracture

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    November 29, 2011 by dailybolusoflr

    Clay Shoveler’s Fracture   ·         This fracture is an oblique avulsion fracture of the base of the spinous process in …
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  10. Daily Bolus of LR: Use of Cervical Collars After Whiplash Injuries

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    October 27, 2011 by dailybolusoflr

    Use of Cervical Collars After Whiplash Injuries   Patients who sustain minor neck trauma, most commonly after MVC, are often …
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