ExpressCare Orthopaedic Skills Lab #1 - Splinting Demonstrations
Credit for this module will be awarded following successful demonstration of splinting skills. See below for directions on how to schedule the skills portion of this module.
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1. Identify splinting supplies/materials used for upper extremity splinting
2. Proficiently apply both plaster & Orthoglass splints
3. Determine which type of splint is indicated for each specific upper extremity injury.
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