1. Answer D. Despite normal x-rays the patient had clinical signs of fracture (pain and loss of ROM). Many times, casting a patient to provide complete immobilization of the injured site is necessary for pain control and comfort. Most x-rays will show some evidence of a fracture after one week but sometimes can take longer.
2. Answer C. Inversion injuries can result in distal fibula fractures, ankle sprains and midfoot sprains and/or fractures. In this case she had an ankle sprain ...Continue Reading →