PV Card: Elbow Injuries

elbow injuries

Elbow injuries are a common presentation to the Emergency Department. This pocket card reviews some the imaging, acute management, and some pearls for the following injuries: elbow dislocation, radial head subluxation, supracondylar fractures (such as the xray on the right), radial head fracture, epicondylitis, condyle fractures, and olecranon fracture. Thanks to Dr. Jonathon Hancock (Doctor’s Hospital orthopedist) for the expert peer review.

PV Card: Elbow Injuries

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Melody Glenn, MD

Melody Glenn, MD

2016-2018 EMS and Disaster Medicine Fellow
University of California San Francisco
Andrew Little, DO

Andrew Little, DO

Research Director
Emergency Medicine
Doctors Hospital - OhioHealth
Andrew Little, DO

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Mary Haas, MD

Mary Haas, MD

Chief Resident
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Michigan/Saint Joseph Mercy Hospital
Ann Arbor, MI