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Table 2 Anatomic location wise details for fractures

From: Accuracy of point-of-care ultrasound for identifying fractures in patients with orthopaedic trauma presenting to emergency department of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, level 1 trauma centre

Site injured Number Mode of injury Swelling present Point tenderness present Fracture seen on USG Fracture seen on radiograph
Fall RTC Assault
Forearm 28 12 12 4 24 24 8 8
Wrist 20 8 8 4 12 12 4 4
Elbow 5 2 2 1 5 5 0 4
Arm 4 4 0 0 4 4 4 4
Ankle 40 32 8 0 36 36 4 4
Leg 24 12 8 4 24 12 12 12
Knee 8 8 0 0 4 4 0 2
Thigh 4 0 4 0 4 4 4 4
  1. RTC road traffic crash, USG ultrasonography