The Prevalence of Intimate Partner Violence across Orthopaedic Fracture Clinics in Ontario
- Intimate partner violence and Musculoskeletal injury: bridging the knowledge gap in Orthopaedic fracture clinics. Sprague, Sheila; Madden, Kim; Dosanjh, Sonia; Godin, Katelyn; Goslings, J. Carel; Schemitsch, Emil H.; Bhandari, Mohit // BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders;2013, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p1
Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a serious health issue. There have been widespread research efforts in the area of IPV over the past several decades, primarily focusing on obstetrics, emergency medicine, and primary care settings. Until recently there has been a paucity of research focusing...
- Intimate Partner Sexual Violence. Barter, Christine // British Journal of Social Work;Jun2014, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p1082
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- Assessment of Musculoskeletal Injuries from Domestic Violence in the Emergency Department. Giannakopoulos, Georgios F.; Reijnders, Udo J. L. // Case Reports in Emergency Medicine;5/7/2015, Vol. 2015, p1
Domestic violence is one of the most common causes of nonfatal injury in women, with musculoskeletal injuries representing the second most prevalent manifestation of this form of violence. It is therefore of great importance that healthcare providers such as emergency department (ED) physicians...
- Vertebroplasty: where do we go from here? Munk, Peter L. // Skeletal Radiology;Apr2011, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p371
The author comments on two papers published in the August 2009 issue of the "New England Journal of Medicine" (NEJM) that shows vertebroplasty and placebo or sham treatment have the same effect. He mentions the drop in demand for vertebroplasty as a treatment. He also points to the flaws of the...
- A unique case of nontraumatic asymmetric shoulder dislocation with four-part fractures of proximal humeri following seizures. Nema, Sandeep K.; Ramanad Pai, Dinker; Kumar Sinha, Nirmal; Kumar Gupta, Krishna // Journal of Emergencies, Trauma & Shock;Jul-Sep2013, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p231
A letter to the editor is presented which discusses a case study of a patient with serious musculoskeletal injuries which is associated with seizures including fractures around the neck of femur, spines, and shoulder and has a dislocation of temporomandibular joint.
- Personal View. Newhouse, Molly // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);10/3/1981, Vol. 283 Issue 6296, p913
Relates the experience of the author on broken leg. Concerns on hospital and surgeon's fee; Confidence in using crutches, walking and manage in stairs; Support from orthopedic surgeons, nurses, family and friends.
- What's New in Orthopaedic Trauma. Wiss, Donald A // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Nov2002, Vol. 84-A Issue 11, p2111
Discusses current advancements in fracture care and in the field of orthopaedic trauma as of November 1, 2002. Treatment alternatives for hemorrhage following high-energy pelvic fractures; Recommendation for arthroplasty in treating displaced femoral neck fractures in patients more than 70...
- Neighborhood Effects and Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence: Latest Results. Frye, Victoria; O'Campo, Patricia // Journal of Urban Health;Apr2011, Vol. 88 Issue 2, p187
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including factors contributing to teenage dating violence perpetration, intimate partner and sexual violence, and the relationship between perceived neighborhood and peer norms and teen partner...
- Foreign Bodies of the Musculoskeletal System in War Injuries. Taha, Waqqas S. // Tikrit Medical Journal;Dec2010, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p107
To evaluate the types of foreign bodies of the musculoskeletal system in war injuries. Injuries of the musculoskeletal system are the most common type of wounds seen in modern warfare, accounting for 60% to 70% of all wounds. The study involved 108 patients with history of war injuries of the...