Flashcards in Elbow Deck (8)
• Can be inflamed by friction… • Can become seeded by bacteria
• Typically staph aureus
• Typically due to local abrasion
friction induced bursitis
- does not go away, usually
About 30% of elbow fractures in adults
occur in the _____ head.
irreversible contractures of the flexor
muscles of the hand to ischemic
processes in the forearm.
elbow dislocations go in what direction 90% of the time
mechanism of injury seen in posterior
dislocations of the elbow
fall onto an extended abducted arm
with any dislocation, have to check...