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How can a boxer continue his work if he dislocated his elbow?

How can a boxer continue his work if he dislocated his elbow?

Can't: A boxer would have no power to his punch when his elbow dislocates and would lose as the ref would stop the fight. Find a cause and c if it can b fixed. If so do it, but do not return to boxing. ...Read more

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Help cure a dislocated elbow?

Immobilization: Xrays are needed to ensure no fractures. If elbow dislocation without fracture, closed reduction is needed. Immobilization with elbow flexed 90 degrees, forearm slightly pronated for 3 weeks. Usually, ot to help regain range of motion. ...Read more

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How do you fix a broken and dislocated elbow?

How do you fix a broken and dislocated elbow?

Depends on the site : It depends on the site of break and it may need only putting the dislocation back and placing a cast.Or it may need surgery and cast. ...Read more

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Can i fly with a dislocated elbow?

Can i fly with a dislocated elbow?

Yes for treatment: If you are stranded in a remote area , otherwise you need immediate treatment as if untreated may lead to serious complications. ...Read more

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Anyone know how to get my elbow straightened after being fractured and dislocated?

Anyone know how to get my elbow straightened after being fractured and dislocated?

Physical therapy: My first question to you would be did you see an orthopedist for the fracture and has it fully healed? If the answer to these questions are "yes" then you will need to undergo physical therapy to regain the full range of motion of your elbow. ...Read more

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I might have dislocated an elbow. Is it a good idea to place elastic bandage to compress it?

I might have dislocated an elbow. Is it a good idea to place elastic bandage to compress it?

Get an xray: Christy, it is very difficult to sustain a dislocaion of an elbow in that it takes a signicant impact for that to occur. Rest and ice and support for now. Avoid an ace wrap as this may cause swelling above or below the elbow. It is very important for you to get an xray of your elbow to get a correct diagnosis. If the xray is abnormal, you need to followup with an orthopaedic surgeon. ...Read more

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Could a pa assistant have the rite to reset a dislocated elbow that really wasnt to begin with.?

Could a pa assistant have the rite to reset a dislocated elbow that really wasnt to begin with.?

PA rites?: Most pas are qualified and are credentialed to legally relocate elbows and reduce fracture(reset them). They work under the supervision of a doctor in most instances. I cannot really comment about the 'really wasn't to begin with part since i wasn't there and have no xrays to confirm. ...Read more