Items tagged “emergencymedicine”

258 results found
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Spigelian hernia - traumatic

 Diagnosis certain
Dr. Chris O'Donnell
Published 27 May 2012
89% complete
CT
Article

Olecranon fracture

Olecranon fractures are clinically and radiographically obvious, and usually require open reduction and internal fixation. Mechanism Olecranon fractures occur as the result of one of four mechanisms 2: direct blow (or fall directly on the elbow) fall on outstretched hand with elbow flexed a...
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Subacute subdural hematoma

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ali Abougazia
Published 07 Jun 2012
95% complete
CT
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Traumatic diastasis of the lambdoid suture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr. Chris O'Donnell
Published 10 Jun 2012
83% complete
CT
Article

Dinner fork deformity (wrist)

A dinner fork deformity, also known as a bayonet deformity, occurs as the result of a malunited distal radial fracture, usually a Colles fracture. The distal fragment is dorsally angulated, displaced and often also impacted. The term is descriptive, as the lateral view of the wrist is similar to...
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Acute PCA territory infarct - medial branch

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Charlie Chia-Tsong Hsu
Published 19 Jun 2012
81% complete
MRICT
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Artifact mimicking bilateral acute subdural hematomas

 Diagnosis certain
Dr. Chris O'Donnell
Published 24 Jun 2012
92% complete
CT
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Choroidal detachment - traumatic

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Alexandra Stanislavsky
Published 03 Jul 2012
65% complete
CT
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Diverticulitis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 05 Jul 2012
71% complete
CT
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Avascular necrosis of the capitellum

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 15 Jul 2012
95% complete
MRI
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Post traumatic arteriovenous fistula

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mark Holland
Published 21 Jul 2012
49% complete
UltrasoundCT
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Acute bacterial prostatitis and abscess

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Charlie Chia-Tsong Hsu
Published 05 Aug 2012
77% complete
CT
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Traumatic gastrointestinal hemorrhage

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ian Bickle
Published 14 Aug 2012
86% complete
CT
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Acute MCA territory infarct

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Alexandra Stanislavsky
Published 17 Aug 2012
89% complete
Annotated imageCT
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Plantar fascial medial band rupture

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr. Chris O'Donnell
Published 21 Aug 2012
65% complete
MRI
Article

Pulmonary edema due to air embolism

Pulmonary edema due to air embolism is one for the uncommon causes of non-cardiogenic pulmonary edema. It usually occurs as an iatrogenic complication of an invasive procedure. Rarely, it may also be associated with open or closed chest trauma.  Pathology Air may enter into the low-pressure ve...
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Infected necrotizing pancreatitis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mohammadtaghi Niknejad
Published 17 Dec 2012
77% complete
CT
Article

Emergency CT head (mnemonic)

A useful mnemonic which is used to read an emergency head CT scan is: Blood Can Be Very Bad Mnemonic Using a systematic approach will help to ensure that significant neuropathology will not be missed. B: blood look for epidural hematoma, subdural hematoma, intraparenchymal hemorrhage, intra...
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Abdominal multiorgan trauma

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mohammadtaghi Niknejad
Published 19 Feb 2013
74% complete
CT
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Thoracic aortic pseudoaneurysm

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Mohammadtaghi Niknejad
Published 03 May 2013
74% complete
CT