Bone and Joint Injuries

First-Aid for Joint Dislocation: Causes, Recognition and Treatment

Joint dislocation occurs when the bones in the body become misaligned. Usually, these injuries affect the muscles, tendons and ligaments of the joint causing pain. Although most dislocations arise from blows or forceful injury to the joint, some dislocations (particularly of the hip) are inborn or congenital resulting from faulty bone development. The most common …

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