Welcome to the 176th FOAMed Quiz.
Not a lot of FOAMed content this week, so we’re going to do it a little bit different.
Name the eponyms of the following fractures and te nationality of the namegiver for extra points 🙂
An osseous Bankart lesion is commonly seen in patients with an anterior shoulder dislocation.
Arthur Sidney Blundell Bankart (1879- 1951) was a British Orthopaedic surgeon.
A Segond fracture is considered pathognomonic for ACL disruption
Paul Ferdinand Segond (1851-1912) was a French surgeon.
A Bennett fracture is an intra-articular two-part fracture of the base of the first metacarpal with carpometacarpal joint involvement.
Edward Hallaran Bennett (1837-1907) was an Irish Surgeon.
A Smith fracture is an extra-articular fracture of the distal radius with volar angulation.
Robert William Smith (1807 – 1873) was an Irish surgeon and pathologist.
A Tillaux fracture is a fracture of the anterolateral tibial epiphysis. It commonly seen in adolescents.
I could be a triplane fracture as well, but there is no surgeon called triplane as far as I know.
Paul Jules Tillaux (1834-1904) was a French surgeon.
A Chance fracture is a transverse fracture through a vertebral body and neural arch.
George Quentin Chance was an Irish radiologist
A Jefferson fracture is a burst fracture of the atlas (C1).
Geoffrey Jefferson (1886 – 1961) was a British neurosurgeon.
A Jones fracture is a fracture of the proximal diaphysis of the 5th metatarsal, distal to the tuberosity.
Sir Robert Jones (1857-1933) was a Welsh general and orthopaedic surgeon.
A Lisfranc injury is a tarsometatarsal fracture dislocation characterized by traumatic disruption between the articulation of the medial cuneiform and base of the second metatarsal.
Jacques Lisfranc de Saint-Martin (1787 – 1847) was a French surgeon.
The Malgaigne fracture is an unstable fracture of the pelvis. The Malgaigne fracture usually results from a vertical shear force causing two ipsilateral pelvic ring fractures.
Joseph François Malgaigne (1806 – 1865) was a French surgeon.
This quiz was written by Sophie Nieuwendijk, Denise van Vossen, Gijs de Zeeuw, Nicole van Groningen, Jeroen van Brakel, Noortje Geerts and Renée Deckers
Reviewed and edited by Rick Thissen