Compartment syndrome is a true orthopedic emergency, and if you don’t consider it in your differential diagnosis, it can be missed easily! Dr. Katelyn Hanson, a combined EM-IM resident at Jefferson Health, packs the presenting symptoms, causes, and definitions into this flashy infographic. 

compartment syndrome

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Katelyn Hanson, DO

Katelyn Hanson, DO

EM/IM Resident
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Emergency Medicine Residency Program
Jefferson Health
Katelyn Hanson, DO


Where the art of procrastination meets the study of medicine. Notes and artwork I've made in med school and residency - find me on instagram! #FOAMed
Katelyn Hanson, DO

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