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This study compares the axillary and the scapular "Y" view in 75 consecutive patients with suspected shoulder dislocation who were evaluated according to a prospective protocol. In each patient, an AP, axillary, and scapular "Y" view was obtained. Evaluation was by the following criteria: accuracy of diagnosis; patient preference; ease of technique; and(More)
This case report documents an acute tear of the gastrocnemius muscle which resulted in an acute compartment syndrome of the anterior, lateral, and superficial posterior compartments of the leg. Prompt diagnosis by physical examination and Wick catheter, followed by surgical compartment release, resulted in a well-functioning extremity. Followup at 18 months(More)
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