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Knee Dislocation (cont.)

Prevention of Knee Dislocation

  • Attempt to avoid major accidents.
  • Avoid risky activities such as skiing, motorcycle riding, or jumping from high places; if people decide to do these high-risk activities, they should obtain and follow instructions from experts about how to decrease their risks.

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Dislocations, Knee »

Knee dislocation is a relatively rare injury but an important one to recognize because coexistent vascular injury, if missed, often leads to limb loss.

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