Items tagged “trauma”

560 results found
Case

Gunshot wound to humerus

Gsw
 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 20 May 2008
75% complete
X-ray
Article

AAST liver injury scale

The 1994 revision of the AAST (American Association for the Surgery of Trauma) liver injury scale is the most widely used liver injury grading system at the time of writing (late 2016).  Classification grade I haematoma: subcapsular, <10% surface area laceration: capsular tear, <1 cm  parenc...
Case

Fracture dislocation of middle finger

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 26 May 2008
85% complete
X-ray
Case

Frontal scalp laceration

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 21 Jun 2008
56% complete
MRI
Case

Complete disc and ligamentous disruption

T1/2
 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 19 Sep 2008
59% complete
CT
Case

Ruptured globe

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 06 Jan 2009
83% complete
CT
Case

Stabbing of the skull with haemorrhage

Stab 10
 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 01 Mar 2009
68% complete
CT
Case

Gunshot wound to head

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 24 Apr 2009
69% complete
X-ray
Article

Temporomandibular joint trauma

The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) can be affected by trauma in a number of ways: condylar process fractures temporomandibular joint dislocation fracture of the mandibular fossa
Article

Orbital blow-out fracture

Orbital blow-out fractures occur when there is a fracture of one of the walls of orbit but the orbital rim remains intact. Typically, this is caused by a direct blow to the central orbit from a fist or ball. Epidemiology The blow-out fracture is the commonest type of orbital fracture and is us...
Case

Caroticocavernous fistula (direct)

Lateral
 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 10 Jul 2008
82% complete
DSA (angiography)
Article

Mandibular fracture

Mandibular fractures are relatively common especially among young men. Although traditionally the mandible and base of skull are thought to form a complete bony ring, interrupted only by the TMJs. This should mean that the mandible should fracture in two places (akin to the bony pelvis) making s...
Case

Spinal trauma (C6-7 dislocation)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ahmed Almuslim
Published 26 Aug 2009
87% complete
CTX-rayMRI
Article

Temporal bone fracture complications (mnemonic)

A helpful mnemonic for remembering the complications of temporal bone fractures that may require early intervention is:  CLONE Mnemonic C: carotid artery injury L: leakage of CSF O: other intracranial complications, e.g. hematoma N: nerve injury leading to complete facial paralysis E: ext...
Case

Bifrontal cerebral contusions

Bifrontal cerebra...
 Diagnosis almost certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 09 Sep 2009
45% complete
CT
Article

Duodenal haematoma

Duodenal haematoma results in haematoma formation in the duodenal wall. It may occur as a result of blunt abdominal trauma, non-accidental injury to children and spontaneously in anti-coagulated patients. Distinction must be made from duodenal perforation since the latter will require immediate...
Case

Lipohaemarthrosis

Lipohaemarthrosis...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Donna D'Souza
Published 05 Nov 2009
72% complete
X-ray
Case

Lipohaemarthrosis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Jeremy Jones
Published 23 Aug 2009
69% complete
X-rayAnnotated image
Article

Lipohaemarthrosis

Lipohaemarthrosis results from an intra-articular fracture with escape of fat and blood from the bone marrow into the joint, and is most frequently seen in the knee, associated with a tibial plateau fracture or distal femoral fracture. They have also been described in the hip, shoulder and elbow...
Case

Lipohaemarthrosis of the shoulder

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 05 Nov 2009
90% complete
X-rayAnnotated image

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