Common Dislocations: Learning outcomes > resource
On completion of this subject guide, you should be able to:
Carry out management of a dislocation shoulder > https://www.racgp.org.au/afp/2012/april/shoulder-injuries/
Undertake the management of a dislocated patella > http://lifeinthefastlane.com/patella-dislocation/
Carry out the management of dislocated elbow > http://lifeinthefastlane.com/elbow-dislocation
Recognise the case of a pulled elbow > http://www.racgp.org.au/your-practice/guidelines/handi/interventions/manipulation-for-subluxated-radial-head/
Common Dislocations: Points for discussion
What are some potential long term consequences of dislocations? How can you best avoid these?
Are dislocations more common in children or adults?
What are the risks of enlocating a dislocated joint?
What tips and tricks do people in your practice have for relocating joints?