Treatment of Common Geriatric Fractures: Wrist Elbow and Shoulder

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Dr. Nikki Schroeder and Dr. Utku Kandemir look at treatment for common upper extremity fractures of the wrist, elbow and shoulder. Series: "Mini Medical School for the Public" [Show ID: 33740]

This program contains graphic images and discussion of medical procedures viewer discretion is advised. Alright so and I'm one of the upper extremity surgery Tom orthopedic surgeons at San Francisco general and orthopedic institute at UCSF numb and tonight I just wanted to talk about common geriatric fractures about the rest which really is primarily one down but I think before we actually talk about the rest it's important to identify what the wrist actually is and so what we're talking about the rest were talking about the bones that we see here we're talking about the distal radius which this is a lateral accessory of the rest here's a PA of the rest so straight on V. ...

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