FRACS Orthopaedic Exams


A thirty-nine-year-old woman was involved in a motor-vehicle accident and was found to be unresponsive at the scene. Her injuries included bilateral pulmonary contusions and a right temporal subarachnoid haematoma. A lateral cervical spine radiograph and a magnetic resonance imaging scan were performed.

1. How will you manage her in Emergency?
2. What is her injury?
3. What are the principles of management of her injury?


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