Posts Tagged ‘shoulder surgery’

Episode 82 – Proper Sling Use. Tips to make your patient more comfortable

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Episode 82 – Proper Sling Use. Tips to make your patient more comfortable. Proper sling use is super important! Proper sling fittings are even more important! Here is why: Arm position must be appropriate according to the diagnosis. The Gleno-humeral joint (shoulder ball and socket) need to be brought together. The rotator cuff is more…

Episode 59 Pros and Cons of Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery

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      In Episode 59 Pros and Cons of Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery I talk about how minimally invasive surgery can be helpful at keeping the trauma of surgery to a minimal, decreasing risk of infection, decreasing pain and much more. I also discuss the perception that patients and other “non-orthopedic” providers have about the expectations…