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Small Joint Arthrocentesis Video

Tapping a small joint isn't too hard with a little help from our friends. Dr. John Sarwark from Procedures Club discusses proper technique in this awesome video with background music that will bring us back to the 1970s.   
emcurious.com
over 4 years ago
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Hallux Valgus Bunions | Patient.co.uk

The problem is lateral deviation of the great toe so as to put a valgus deformity on the first metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint. A deviation of 15-20° is considered abnormal. This deviation upsets the biomechanics of the foot.  
patient.co.uk
over 4 years ago
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Septic joint: Reminders, Updates, and Pitfalls - emdocs

Recent updates and pitfalls in the emergency department evaluation and management of the septic joint.  
emdocs.net
over 4 years ago
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Basal Joint Arthritis Of The Thumb

Basal Joint Arthritis of the Thumb Christian Veillette, MD, MSc, BSc(Hon) Orthopaedic Resident PGY-4 Upper Extremity Rounds 2004 St. Michael’s Hospital  
slideshare.net
over 4 years ago
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Knee Joint

Knee Joint | Articular Surfaces of Knee Joint | Ligaments of Knee Joint | Capsule of Knee Joint | Bursae Related to Knee Joint | Blood & Nerve Supply to Knee...  
mananatomy.com
over 4 years ago
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Arthritis-India

Pain at multiple body areas is a common problem affecting 7-13% of western population. Most studies indicate a female preponderance and association with psychological distress in these cases. Pain is usually present for many years. Generalised pain needs to be distinguished from various forms of arthritis. Pain in these conditions does not have exact localization and usually not restricted to joints. Patients may complain of pain in other areas such as bones, muscles and back. Although severity of chronic generalised or widespread pain can vary from one individual to another it does affect physical functions and emotions leading to diminished quality of life. Chronic widespread pain can occur in children too. These conditions have direct societal impact in addition to direct and indirect medical costs.Causes of Generalised PainVarious conditions can cause generalised pain. Some of these are listed below:  
arthritis-india.com
over 4 years ago
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Acute Polyarthritis type of arthritis. Acute Polyarthritis info. Patient | Patient

Acute polyarthritis has differential diagnosis & diagnostic difficulties. With acute polyarthritis oligoarthritis joints sometimes affected. Read about Acute Polyarthritis  
patient.co.uk
over 4 years ago
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WHO | WHO and partners align on new way forward to measure impact of country health programs

Joint press release: WHO and partners align on new way forward to measure impact of country health programs  
who.int
over 4 years ago
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WHO | WHO and the Republic of Korea to carry out joint mission for the MERS-CoV outbreak

In light of the recent outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV), WHO and the Republic of Korea’s Ministry of Health and Welfare will conduct a joint mission in the Republic of Korea. The mission comes after close consultation between WHO and the Government.  
who.int
over 4 years ago
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Massive Upper GI Bleed

This case is written by Dr. Cheryl ffrench. Dr. ffrench is an emergency physician in Winnipeg and has also served as the Emergency Department's Medical Director of Simulation since 2011. She has developed four separate simulation curricula for EM including a joint trauma simulation program with General Surgery. Why it Matters Massive upper GI bleeds…  
emsimcases.com
over 4 years ago
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WHO | MERS-CoV joint mission findings discussion

This is the briefing note of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) outbreak in the Republic of Korea on 15 June 2015  
who.int
over 4 years ago
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WHO | Managing contacts in the MERS-CoV outbreak in the Republic of Korea

This is a briefing note from WHO on MERS-CoV outbreak situation in the Republic of Korea: In June 2015, WHO and the Republic of Korea’s Ministry of Public Health and Welfare presented the results of their joint assessment of the MERS outbreak. The assessment led to a series of recommendations, which incorporated specific actions to halt the spread of the virus, including early and complete identification and investigation of all contacts; and robust quarantine/isolation and monitoring of all contacts and suspected cases.  
who.int
over 4 years ago
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Cryotherapy: How Does it Work? | Cryo-Health

Cryotherapy is relatively new form of treatment in which body is briefly exposed to extremely low temperatures in order (-120 to -160 degrees Celsius) to promote healing and other therapeutic results. Cryotherapy can help to reduce pain and muscle spasms in the body as well as reduce the swelling of injuries. Cryotherapy has also been shown to promote faster healing in joint, muscle and tendon injuries.  
Max Anderson
over 4 years ago
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Flexible Silver Wire Mesh Delivers Thermotherapy to Painful Joints |

Millions of people around the world treat joint paint using a heat packs and special patches that keep the affected area warm. These can be weighty, hard t  
medgadget.com
over 4 years ago
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Blunt Agonal Arrest | EMBlog Mayo Clinic

Presented at Joint Trauma Conference on December 17, 2013. Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN. Authors: Rachelle Beste, Dustin Leigh, Ashley Mar…  
emblog.mayo.edu
over 4 years ago
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Birth weight and later life adherence to unhealthy lifestyles in predicting type 2 diabetes: prospective cohort study

Objectives To prospectively assess the joint association of birth weight and established lifestyle risk factors in adulthood with incident type 2 diabetes and to quantitatively decompose the attributing effects to birth weight only, to adulthood lifestyle only, and to their interaction.  
feeds.bmj.com
over 4 years ago
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Comparison of propofol (an anaesthetic drug) with other drug options for sedating people undergoing painful procedures in emergency departments | Cochrane

Propofol is a drug frequently used as a general anaesthetic to sedate (calm) people for surgery in the operating theatre. It is administered into a vein. There is increasing evidence that propofol can be used outside of the operating theatre to sedate people undergoing painful procedures (e.g. when relocating a joint that is out of its normal position because of an injury) in the emergency department (ED) setting.  
cochrane.org
over 4 years ago
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Yorkshire Foot and Ankle Clinic

Specialising in all aspects of foot and ankle surgery Sports injuries Deformity correction Hallux valgus (bunion) surgery Tendon repairs Ligament reconstruction Joint replacement Arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery Minimally invasive surgery Revision surgery  
yorkshirefootandankleclinic.com
over 4 years ago
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OMSA and CFMS Joint Message: Reduction of CMG PGY-1 Positions in Ontario

Official Website of the Canadian Federation of Medical Students (CFMS) (FEMC). Representing over 7500 medical students at 14 member schools across Canada. Web Development: Nima Kashani  
cfms.org
over 4 years ago
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UNMC study: knee replacement viable option for rheumatoid arthritis

Kaleb Michaud, Ph.D., has for a long time listened to patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) talking about improved quality of life after their total joint replacements.  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago