Ultrasound Guided Ankle Arthrocentesis

2016-10-13T18:16:39-05:00March 27th, 2013|Orthopedics, Ultrasound|

My preferred method is the anterior-medial approach. Place the patient in the supine position with knee flexed, and foot plantar flexed and resting flat on the bed. An high-frequency linear probe is most useful for identifying the detailed structures. Using a combination of palpati