FRACS Orthopaedic Exams

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An 8 year old boy fell from a flying fox onto his right elbow. He is brought to Emergency, where a horizontal film is taken. He has no neurovascular compromise.

1. Outline your steps in managing this problem.
2. Which injury will you address first and why?
3. What will your post-operative orders for this boy be?

 

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