Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Orthopedic Injuries

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Orthopedic injuries sprains and strains are common among patients with extremity trauma. Med-Challenger offers orthopedic injury review and other traumatic disorder review questions along with everything else to specialize in diagnosing and treating a variety of orthopedic injuries and conditions. More free orthopedic injuries review questions of the hand, elbow, knee, and shoulder can be accessed via this week’s Quick Quiz, and via free trial of the following specialty courses:

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This week’s case-based question:

A 2-year-old boy is brought in for elbow pain and lack of elbow use after a fall off playground equipment onto his outstretched arm. The following x-rays are obtained (see Figures 1 and 2).

Figure 1.

Figure 2.

Which of the following statements is CORRECT?

Answer Options

The patient has radial head subluxation.
Radial nerve injury is the most common soft-tissue trauma associated with this injury.
The x-rays show 2 abnormalities that both indicate the presence of fracture.
The injury visible on the x-ray should be treated with a posterior splint, with the elbow flexed as tolerated and the forearm pronated.

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