Expert Case Reviews
Femoral Neck Fracture
We get a lot of elderly patients who come in through the ER with history of trauma, usually from a fall. As these patients are older, they have a lot of degenerative joint disease and are osteopenic or osteoporotic. Both of these factors can make it more difficult to detect subtle femoral neck fractures. As these fractures are clinically very significant, you want to make sure that you recognize subtle fractures, so that appropriate medical care is not delayed. Read more….
Tibial Plateau Fractures
Tibial plateau fractures have important clinical implications and can be commonly missed if you don’t recognize the important sign used to detect these fractures. Read more….