Skeletal Emergencies Archives - Page 6 of 9 - Toronto First Aid

6 March 2015
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What is hammer toe?

6 March 2015, Comments: 0

If you have not heard about hammer toe before, it is described as a condition in which one or several of the smaller toes […]


26 February 2015
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What is tarsal coalition?

26 February 2015, Comments: 0

Tarsal coalition is described as the abnormal connection of two or more bones in the foot. The bones typically affected are the tarsal bones […]


20 February 2015
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Tibial shaft fracture

20 February 2015, Comments: 0

The tibia is one of the commonly fractured bones in the body. The long bones include the femur, tibia, humerus and fibula. A tibial […]


19 February 2015
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How to deal with chronic elbow instability

19 February 2015, Comments: 0

Elbow instability is basically slackness in the joint that can instigate the joint to pop, catch or slide out of its position during certain […]


13 February 2015
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Management of adult forearm fractures

13 February 2015, Comments: 0

The forearm is comprised of two bones – radius and ulna. In most cases of forearm fractures among adults, the two bones are damaged. […]