Childhood Obesity and Low-Velocity Knee Dislocation in a Fifteen-Year-Old Girl
- A new technique of reduction for isolated proximal tibiofibular joint dislocation: a case report. CALABRÓ, T.; CEVOLANI, L.; CHEHRASSAN, M.; GASBARRINI, AL. // European Review for Medical & Pharmacological Sciences;Apr2014 Supplement, Vol. 18, p93
We describe a case of isolated proximal tibiofibular joint dislocation in a 20 years old girl following trauma. Dislocation was reduced through a new and simple reduction technique after failure of classic reduction maneuver. This technique by using isokinetic movements lead to relax the fibular...
- The bloody tip of the iceberg. // Patient Care;9/15/1997, Vol. 31 Issue 14, p194
Presents a case study depicting a 54 year old white man who was experiencing sudden pain in the knee and swelling. Medical history of the patient; What the physical examination revealed; Diagnosis of the patient; Details on the treatment which was rendered to the patient.
- Pediatric trauma: The case for observation. Monaco, John E. // Pediatrics for Parents;1997, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p6
Presents information on a case study pertaining to pediatric trauma as a result of accidents. Main reason for this type of trauma in children; Reference to a child being tossed out of a car in an accident, yet having no outer injuries; What is a pneumothorax condition; Treatment of this type of...
- Evaluation and management of electrical injuries in children. // American Family Physician;4/1/1996, Vol. 53 Issue 5, p1827
Focuses on electrical injuries in children. Listing of injuries that could occur as a result of electrical accidents; Study by C.T. Garcia and others in Ann. Emerg. Med 1995; Methodology of study; Division of participants into two group according to the size of voltage and water contact; Causes...
- Evaluation of upper extremity impairment in young children. // American Family Physician;4/1/1996, Vol. 53 Issue 5, p1823
Focuses on the clinical findings that may aid a physician in diagnosing upper extremity injuries in children. Challenge to diagnose injuries in children; Study from S.A. Shultzman and others in Ann. Emerg. Med. 1995; Methodology of study; Characteristics of injuries in children with fractures;...
- The current status of nonoperative management of abdominal... Haller, J. Alex // American Surgeon;Jan1998, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p24
Looks at the evolution of nonoperative management of children with life-threatening injuries as compared to their adult counterparts. Observations on the special needs of injured children; Things which led to identification of emergency medical services specially organized for children (EMS-C);...
- Fibrous dysplasia causing safeguarding concerns. Pai, Bharathi; Ferdinand, Drusilla // Archives of Disease in Childhood;Dec2013, Vol. 98 Issue 12, p1003
The article presents a case study of an 11-month-boy who was diagnosed with fibrous dysplasia after his mother fell down the stairs while carrying him and took him to the hospital one day later thereby presenting a serious case of violation of child safeguarding.
- Omental Evisceration Following Bicycle Handlebar Injury. Lone, N. A.; Salati, S. A. // East & Central African Journal of Surgery;Jul/Aug2015, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p123
The article presents a case study of a 10-year-old boy whose abdominal wall ruptured and led to evisceration.
- A rare cause for knee pain: fracture of the femoral component after TKR. A case report. Luring, C.; Perlick, L.; Schubert, T.; Tingart, M. // Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy;Jun2007, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p756
We report the rare case of sudden knee pain due to fracture of the total knee replacement nine years after implantation. Fracture occured because of subsequent osteolysis due to polyethylene wear.