Interview with an Orthopedic Surgeon: Tips for a Perfect Reduction

Do you feel like you pour your heart, soul, blood, sweat, and tears into your fracture/reductions and still come up short? Does the orthopedics consultant always want to "re-do" your attempt? Here is a podcast interview between Patrick Sheehan, MD of the Department of Emergency Medicine and Joseph Legato, MD of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Cooper University Hospital on how to get a perfect reduction. Inside the interview are 5 tips on positioning yourself for success. Also included is a video of Dr. Sheehan giving an example of "exaggerating the injury" of a distal radius fracture for an easier and more successful reduction. 

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Dr. Sheehan you have a promising future as a celebridoc!

Posted by Richard Byrne, MD, on Sat, 08/27/2016 - 3:50pm

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Dr. Sheehan you have a promising future as a celebridoc!