Listen to our episode on lower extremity traction as Dr. Nwachuku gives us an excellent overview!
Link to post and show notes: www.nailedit.com/letraction
Dr. Nwachuku is a trauma specialist currently working at St. Luke’s University Health network. He completed his medical school at Georgetown University School of Medicine, residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital & Med Ctr, and fellowship at Temple University School of Medicine. Today we talk about lower extremity traction, different types, indications, and much more.
Goal of episode: To learn about lower extremity traction.
- Indications for lower extremity traction
- Key anatomical structures to look out for
- Different types of lower extremity traction
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