Items tagged “emergencymedicine”

258 results found
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Deep sulcus sign of supine pneumothorax

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 14 Aug 2016
86% complete
X-rayCT
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Anterior calcaneal process fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 14 Aug 2016
92% complete
X-rayCT
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Talonavicular dislocation

Talonavicular dislocations are a rare injury, and is caused by forced extreme abduction or adduction of the forefoot. They are often associated with calcaneocuboid dislocation (often transient) and calcaneal fractures (and are then called transcalcaneal talonavicular dislocations). See also ta...
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Lisfranc injury

 Diagnosis certain
Andrew Murphy
Published 20 Sep 2016
71% complete
CTX-ray
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Traumatic aortic injury

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Vincent Tatco
Published 03 Oct 2016
90% complete
CTX-rayDSA (angiography)
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Pneumothorax on shoulder series

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 25 Oct 2016
91% complete
X-ray
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Septic arthritis of the knee

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 25 Oct 2016
94% complete
X-ray
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Penetrating abdominal trauma

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 08 Nov 2016
92% complete
CT
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Penetrating abdominal trauma (bowel and splenic injuries)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ahmed Hamdy Mhsb
Published 10 May 2017
86% complete
Annotated imageCT
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Malpositioned intercostal catheter

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 03 Dec 2017
82% complete
X-ray
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Crush injury with spinal, aortic and renal injuries

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Derek Smith
Published 29 Jan 2018
95% complete
CT
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Cervical spine posterior ligamentous complex rupture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Anthony Nuñez
Published 05 Oct 2018
93% complete
MRIX-rayCT
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Normal pulmonary venous Doppler

Normal pulmonary venous blood flow in the pulmonary veins may be investigated during echocardiography with spectral Doppler analysis. Perturbations in the normal pulmonary venous waveform may indicate the presence of diastolic dysfunction and elevated filling pressures in the left atrium and ven...
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Pericardial effusion with tamponade

 Diagnosis probable
Dr David Carroll
Published 12 Mar 2019
72% complete
Ultrasound
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Blunt cardiac injury

Most commonly a result of sudden deceleration or direct precordial impact, blunt cardiac injury (BCI) encompasses a spectrum of structural and functional cardiac derangements which may occur after trauma to the heart 7. Terminology While sometimes referred to with general terms such as "cardia...
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Dental trauma

Dental trauma is common, affecting up to one-third of the population. While often clinically apparent, they may be overlooked in the setting of severe trauma.  Pathology The maxillary incisors are the most commonly injured tooth. Dental trauma is commonly classified as 1,2: luxation ​concuss...
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Dental fracture

Dental fractures are often clinically apparent but can be overlooked in cases with associated facial fractures, especially as root fractures may be clinically occult.  Terminology When both a tooth and alveolar process are fractured, the term dentoalveolar fracture may be used 1.  Pathology ...
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Dental luxation

Dental luxation is a common manifestation of dental trauma and may be associated with socket fractures.   Pathology Dental luxation is a general term encompassing 1: concussion: tender tooth, no loosening/displacement subluxation: tender tooth, loosening without displacement extrusive luxat...