Joint Aspirations and Injections - Procedure Guides

American Family Physician is the official journal of the American Academy of Family Physicians. The journal has published a series of articles on Joint Aspirations and Injections:

- Diagnostic and Therapeutic Injection of the Wrist and Hand Region

- Diagnostic and Therapeutic Injection of the Elbow Region

- Diagnostic and Therapeutic Injection of the Shoulder Region

- Diagnostic and Therapeutic Injection of the Hip and Knee

- Diagnostic and Therapeutic Injection of the Ankle and Foot

- Knee Joint Aspiration and Injection. NEJM has a free video showing Arthrocentesis of the Knee step-by-step.

- Joint and Soft Tissue Injection

- Best Practices: Arthrocentesis - Medscape

References:
Arthrocentesis of the Knee. NEJM Videos in Clinical Medicine.
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Published: 04/11/2005
Updated: 09/13/2011

1 comment:

  1. Could you post preoperative and postoperative nursing care for this procedure?

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