Damage to the long thoracic nerve which innervates the serratus anterior muscle.
Name 3 questions that could be asked to help prevent SDS?
Have you ever had chest pain during exercise? Have you ever fainted? Has anyone in your family under 35 y/o ever died suddenly? Has anyone in your family been diagnosed with a thickened heart? Does anyone in your family have Marfan’s Syndrome?
Name three things that muscles are responsible for in the shoulder.
1.Aide in stability 2.Allow the shoulder to move 3.Provide protection
The thoracic cavity contains the heart. Name and describe one injury that we discussed that can occur to the heart.
Marfan’s Syndrome: Connective tissue disorder-weak aorta. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Excessive thickening of cardiac muscle with no evidence of chamber enlargement. Anomalous Origin of the Coronary Artery: One of the two coronary arteries originates in a different site which can lead to obstructions.
Name the lobes of the right and left lung AND what is special about the left lung?
Right Lung: Superior, Middle, and Inferior Lobes Left Lung: Superior and Inferior Lobes. Contains the cardiac notch.
1.Cleans the body by filtering toxins. 2.Makes proteins for normal blood clotting. 3.Produces bile to break down fats. 4.Plays a major role in metabolism.
What is the function of the gallbladder AND what can cause injury to this process that requires removal of the gallbladder?
Function: To store bile and then release the bile to aid in fat digestion. Gallstones can block the ducts that provide the pathway for the bile to enter the intestines. These gallstones are harden deposits of digestive fluid and are very painful. This can lead to a cholecystectomy.
What muscle lies between the shoulder and the elbow and is usually being tested during a Speeds Test?
What are the names of Kenston High School’s team physicians?
Dr. David Gurd, Dr. Alan Gurd, and Dr. Tim Joyce
A football player complains of pain in his right shoulder. States that he fell and tried to catch himself during a game. Pain 9/10. AROM limited for shoulder flexion and extension. Point tender over tip of shoulder. Positive AC joint compression test. Positive speeds test. Positive swelling and eccyhmosis. What is the injury? What is the care/tx?