Upper Extremity WRIST. RTEC 123 # 1B LECTURE Contributions by: MOSBY – MERRILLS & BONTAGER XRAY2000.CO.UK rev 10/10/11. ANATOMY REVIEW. WRIST. S L T P T T C H. TEST YOURSELF. www.rad.washington.edu. POSITIONING. Use a FULL SHIELD
# 1B LECTURE
MOSBY – MERRILLS & BONTAGER
XRAY2000.CO.UK rev 10/10/11
Note incorrect position of patient ! ↑
PA OBLIQ / AP OBLIQ : LAT ROTATION
SEE CHART PG ______
showing complete dislocation of the lunate
What else should be done?
bulging of the periosteum.Torus or Buckle
This fracture is most common in children between the ages of 5 and 11. Typically, the child reports having fallen onto his or her outstretched hand.
with posterior displacement
(of the hand)Colles' fracture
Colle's fractures usually occur when an adult falls on a hyperextended, outstretched hand.
There is frequently an associated fracture of the ulnar styloid.
OF POSTERIOR LIP OF DISTAL RADIUS
unstable intra-articular fracture of the dorsal lip of the radius with dorsal subluxation of the carpus along with the dorsal radius fragment
QUESTIONS ? hyperextended, outstretched hand.
OPEN LABS SIGN UP
? Days TBA
NOTE: NO OPEN LABS BEFORE I DO DEMONSTRATIONS