Hand and Wrist Injuries

Andy Neill of Emergency Medicine Ireland has done an amazing job of creating a series of Anatomy For Emergency Medicine Podcasts and Visual Resources on Vimeo and iTunes.

Video tutorials on Hand and Wrist Injuries

Wrist Injury | Colles Fractures

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Hand Injury | Scaphoid Fractures

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Note: Oehmke MJ et al have suggested that the blood supply to the scaphoid was more diffuse and complicated than traditionally taught. So the idea that the AVN all comes from disruption of the distal blood supply is likely a bit of a simplistic explanation.

Hand Injury | Scapholunate injuries

More detail on the wrist and in particular the Terry-Thomas sign and carpal instability. As always there’s much more going on in the x-ray than just the bones.

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BSCC Basic Science in Clinical Context 700 2

Clinical Anatomy

with Andy Neill