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Viva 54 

Viva 54
Viva 54

Nev Davies

, Will Jackson

, Andrew Price

, Jonathan Rees

, and Chris Lavy

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date: 19 October 2020

Viva 54 shows a 19-year-old rugby player who presents to A&E with a first time injury to his dominant shoulder. Comment on the radiograph and answer why does the shoulder dislocate and what stops it normally? The A&E staff have tried to reduce this without success — describe how to reduce this dislocation. What is the risk of this shoulder causing problems again? What approach can be taken for an open reduction?

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