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Knee Dislocation - Orthopaedic Trauma - Lecture Slides

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Post: December 21th, 2012
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Knee Dislocation, Multiligamentous Injury, Ligament Structures, Patella Tendon, Anatomy Osseous, Anatomy Nerves, Cadaveric Knee Specimens, Avulsion Injuries of Cruciates are some points from this lecture. This lecture is for Orthopaedics Trauma course. This lecture is part of a complete lectures series on the course you can find in my uploaded files.
Knee Dislocation, Multiligamentous Injury, Ligament Structures, Patella Tendon, Anatomy Osseous, Anatomy Nerves, Cadaveric Knee Specimens, Avulsion Injuries of Cruciates are some points from this lecture. This lecture is for Orthopaedics Trauma course. This lecture is part of a complete lectures series on the course you can find in my uploaded files.
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Knee Dislocation and Multiligamentous Injury Docsity.com Anatomy • 4 ligament structures • • • • ACL PCL MCL LCL & PLC (lateral side) • Popliteus • Biceps femoris • Popliteofibular lig. • ITB • Capsule • Patella tendon Docsity.com Anatomy: Osseous • Femoral condyles articulate with tibial plateau • Change in this relationship defines dislocation Docsity.com Vascular • Popliteal a. vulnerable • Incidence of injury 20-35% • Tethered proximally by adductor hiatus • Tethered distally by soleus arch • If popliteal artery disrupted there is inadequate flow distally • Geniculate aa. not sufficient • Most common in ant./post. dislocations (40% incidence) Docsity.com Anatomy: Nerves • • • • Main issue: Peroneal nerve Posterior to Biceps femoris Tethered @ fibular neck Injured by • Tension: varus injury • Direct injury • Aggressive varus EUA (?) Docsity.com Pathomechanics: Mechanisms of Injury • Low energy • Sports • ..

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