Sports Medicine

Clinical Review

Common Facial Injuries

Facial injuries are commonly encountered in the ED, and determining whether the injury requires supportive measures or more aggressive treatment...

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Knee Injury While Playing Soccer

After sustaining a knee injury, a 30-year-old man is unable to bear weight. Based on the accompanying images, what is your diagnosis?

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Two Patients With Pain and Wrist Deformity

After falling with outstretched arms, two patients present with pain and wrist deformities. What do the x-ray films tell you about their injuries...

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Severe Pain on Bottom of Foot

A young woman has had severe pain on the bottom of her right foot for 3 weeks but denies any history of trauma or injury. What do these...

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Severe Pain and Swelling in Hand After Fall

After falling on his right hand, a boy reports pain and swelling that he initially attributed to finger dislocation. What do these radiographs of...

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Painful "Pop" in Right Shoulder

Weeks after falling on her right shoulder, a middle-aged woman reports severe recurrent pain. How would you interpret this radiograph of her...

Clinical Review

Ensuring Color-Blind Care

An African-American patient receives inadequate pain relief in this case example, which the author uses to illustrate ways you can combat this...

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