How to manage a boxer’s fracture, scaphoid fracture, and de Quervain’s tenosynovitis
Recognize and manage the three most common hand fractures.
A boxer’s fracture, scaphoid fracture, and de Quervain’s tenosynovitis are the most common hand fractures. In this lesson, you will learn their classic presentations, what splint you should use to treat them, and how to prevent future complications.
Start the first chapter of our Acute Extremity Injury Care course for free
Manage common adult extremity injuries in emergency settings like a pro. Upon completion of this course, you will be able to professionally document fractures, create and apply various types of splints, and decide when to refer to a specialist for injuries that are prone to complications.