plastic surgery emergencies n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Plastic Surgery Emergencies PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Plastic Surgery Emergencies

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 20

Plastic Surgery Emergencies - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 233 Views
  • Uploaded on

Plastic Surgery Emergencies. Dr. Shane KF Seal CORE Lecture August 27, 2008. What are some ‘true’ emergencies?. Topics. Necrotizing Fasciitis Compartment Syndrome Ischemic Limb / Amputated Part Suppurative Flexor Tenosynovitis Septic Joint Major Burn. Necrotizing Fasciitis.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

Plastic Surgery Emergencies


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
    Presentation Transcript
    1. Plastic Surgery Emergencies Dr. Shane KF Seal CORE Lecture August 27, 2008

    2. What are some ‘true’ emergencies?

    3. Topics • Necrotizing Fasciitis • Compartment Syndrome • Ischemic Limb / Amputated Part • Suppurative Flexor Tenosynovitis • Septic Joint • Major Burn

    4. Necrotizing Fasciitis • NF vs. NSTI • Travels along fascial planes • Types: • I • II • III

    5. Necrotizing Fasciitis • Appearance • Presentation/CC • Investigations (relevant)

    6. Necrotizing Fasciitis • Management • Surgical • Medical • Monitoring • Long term plans

    7. Compartment Syndrome • Definition • Absolute vs. Relative • Signs/Symptoms • Early vs. late • Most reliable sign • Most reliable symptom

    8. Compartment Syndrome • Investigations (relevant) • ‘Whitesides’ technique • Abdominal Compartment measurements

    9. Compartment Syndrome • Management • Know the anatomy! • Closure options • Late management

    10. Ischemic Limb/Amputated Part • Ischemic Limb • Why? • Acute vs. Chronic? • Investigations • Consults

    11. Ischemic Limb/Amputated Part • Traumatic ischemic limb • Management options • Rheumatologic ischemic limb • Management options • Medical • Surgical

    12. Ischemic Limb/Amputated Part • Amputation • Mechanism of injury • Timing • Level of injury • Investigations

    13. Ischemic Limb/Amputated Part • To replant or not to replant???? • Issues that will affect decisions

    14. Suppurative Flexor Tenosynovitis • Closed system • Can spread quickly along sheath

    15. Suppurative Flexor Tenosynovitis • Presentation • Signs/Symptoms • Kanavel’s 4 Findings • Most reliable sign • Management • Medical • Surgical

    16. Septic Joint • Mechanism • Animal/human bite • Examination • Position of joint • Most reliable way to test • Other associated conditions

    17. Septic Joint • Investigations • Management • Surgical • Medical

    18. Major Burn • Definition • Criteria for admission to a Burn Unit • Management • Fluids ‘Parkland’ • Assessing Depth

    19. Major Burn • Acute issues to deal with • Consults • Medical management • Topical Management • Surgical Management • timing