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Nightstick Fracture

Mizuho Morrison, DO and Mike Weinstock, MD
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Miz & Mike discuss a case of a 38 year old woman who has a nightstick fracture from falling onto a counter. They discuss the importance of asking about mechanism of injury (chance to intervene with alcohol); Considering abuse if history doesn’t correlate with exam knowing that classic nightstick fractures result from a blow to an outstretched arm/defensive posture; and lastly management tips and pitfalls.

 

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Defend Yourself - Nightstick Fractures Full episode audio for MD edition 190:34 min - 89 MB - M4AHippo Urgent Care RAP - April 2017 Summary 322 KB - PDF