Musculoskeletal

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Author:
NurseFaith
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266570
Filename:
Musculoskeletal
Updated:
2014-03-15 17:20:11
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Musc
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Musculoskeletal
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  1. Tear in ligament from wrenching or twisting
    Sprain
  2. S/S of Sprain
    Pain, soft tissue swelling, tenderness, ecchymosis, decreased ROM
  3. Pain, Soft tissue swelling, tenderness, ecchymosis, decreased ROM
    S/S of sprain
  4. Treatment of Sprain
    • Pain Management, Splint
    • RICE- rest, intermittent ice (24-48hr)/heat, compression, elevation
  5. Tear in Tendon from using muscle, ligament, or joint beyond normal function; excessive stretching
    Strain "pulled muscle"
  6. S/S of Strain
    Tenderness, Spasm, Decreased ROM, Edema
  7. Treatment of Strain
    Spint....surgical suturing if severe
  8. Articulating Surfaces are not in contact...deformity, limited movement, pain, altered CSM
    Dislocation
  9. Incomplete Dislocation
    Sublaxation
  10. Treatment for Dislocation/Sublaxation
    Reduction and Immobilization, splint

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