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BC Point of Care Ultrasound

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Shoulder Injection / Aspiration

Rapid Summary
5 Minute Video

Where you put the probe and needle:

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• Glenohumeral joint: linear probe just below scapular spine

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• Subacromial bursa: linear probe lateral deltoid

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• Fluid within glenhumeral joint space

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• Subacromial injection

Where you put the probe for dislocation:

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  • Glenohumeral joint: linear probe just below scapular spine
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  • Subacromial bursa: linear probe lateral deltoid

Findings:

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  • Fluid within glenhumeral joint space
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  • Subacromial injection