The Hip - book

Unilateral Facet Dislocation

– See:        – Facet Joint Injuries        – Hyperflexion Injuries        – Oblique projections;        – Pillar View – Discussion:     – simple unilateral facet dislocation is often a stable injury, eventhough there is disruption of the posterior ligament complex (involved             joint capsule, posterior longitudinal ligament, … Read more

Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) – Ultrasound

Discussion allows assessment of DVT from the external iliac vein down to the popliteal veins visualization distal to the popliteal veins is usually not possible may be able to detect patency of major vessels, but it is not effective for smaller vessels will not diagnose pelvic thrombi note that clots seen on ultrasound comprise a … Read more