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  • Print publication year: 2014
  • Online publication date: February 2015

Chapter 19 - Orthopedics: extremity fractures, reductions, and arthrocentesis

from Section 3 - Procedural ultrasound

Selected references

Barata, I., Spencer, R., Suppiah, A., et al. (2012) Emergency ultrasound in the diagnosis of pediatric long-bone fractures. Pediatr Emerg Care 28: 1154–7.
Chaar-Alvarez, F. M., Warkentine, F., Cross, K., et al. (2011) Bedside ultrasound diagnosis of nonangulated distal forearm fractures in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Pediatr Emerg Care 27(11): 1027–32.
Chen, L., Kim, Y., Moore, C. L. (2007) Diagnosis and guided reduction of forearm fractures in children using bedside ultrasound. Pediatr Emerg Care 23: 528–31.
Chinnock, B., Khaletskiy, A., Kuo, K., et al. (2011) Ultrasound-guided reduction of distal radius fractures. J Emerg Med 40(3): 308–12.
Patel, D. D., Blumberg, S. M., Crain, E. F. (2009) The utility of bedside ultrasonography in identifying fractures and guiding fracture reduction in children. Pediatr Emerg Care 25: 221–5.
Rabiner, J. E., Khine, H., Avner, J. R., et al. (2013) Accuracy of point-of-care ultrasonography for diagnosis of elbow fractures in children. Ann Emerg Med 61(1): 9–17.
Sinha, T. P., Bhoi, S., Kumar, S., et al. (2011) Diagnostic accuracy of bedside emergency ultrasound screening for fractures in pediatric trauma patients. J Emerg Trauma Shock 4(4): 443–5.
Tsung, J. W., Blaivas, M. (2008) Emergency department diagnosis of pediatric hip effusion and guided arthrocentesis using point-of-care ultrasound. J Emerg Med 35: 393–9.
Vieira, R. L., Levy, J. A. (2010) Bedside ultrasonography to identify hip effusions in pediatric patients. Ann Emerg Med 55: 284–9.
Wiler, J. L., Constantino, T. G., Filippone, L., et al. (2010) Comparison of ultrasound-guided and standard landmark techniques for knee arthrocentesis. J Emerg Med 39(1): 76–82.