PATIENT HEALTH EDUCATION TOPICS

THIS SITE IS DEVELOPED ON THE LINES OF THE AMERICAN ORTHOPEDIC ASSOCIATION PUBLIC HEALTH

EDUCATION SERIES.  THIS  IS MEANT TO EDUCATE A COMMON MAN ABOUT VARIOUS ORTHOPEDIC PROBLEMS

WHICH ARE COMMONLY ENCOUNTERED BY THE PEOPLE ALL OVER THE WORLD.  THE PURSPOSE OF THIS SITE

IS TO CREATE AWARENESS AMONG THE GENERAL PUBLIC ABOUT VARIOUS COMMON ORTHOPEDIC

PROBLEMS, THEIR PREVENTION AND TREATMENT.

 

THIS SITE HAS GOT TWO SECTIONS:  THE FIRST ONE DEALS WITH PROBLEMS OF THE UPPER LIMBS AND THE SECOND SITE

DEALS WITH PROBLEMS OF THE LOWER LIMBS.  THE READER IS HEREBY ADVISED TO VIEW THE TOPICS OF THEIR INTEREST

BY CLICKING ON THE RESPECTIVE SITES.

Student's elbow

Supracondylar fracture of humerus

Tennis and golfer's elbow

Frozen shoulder

Rotator cuff problems

Shoulder dislocation

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Colles fracture

Dequervain's disease

Ganglion

Repetitive or Computer related injuries

Backward bend of the knee

Bow legs

Chondromalacia

Knee Ligament injuries

Knock knee

Rarer problems of the knee

Recurrent dislocation of the patella

Swelling aroound the knee

Ankle sprain

Calcaneal spurs

Club foot

Flat feet

Hallux Valgus

High arch foot

Morton's Neuroma

Plantar fascitis