Fall onto an outstretched hand

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Jeremy Jones et al.

Fall onto an outstretched hand (FOOSH) is a common mechanism for distal radial injuries.

Some injuries that result from such a fall include:

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rID: 8982
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Fall onto an outstretched hand (FOOSH)
  • Fall onto outstretched hand
  • FOOSH

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