Thanks to George Douros for allowing us to use his excellent plaster slab guides and templates for forearm injuries. These are designed to be used on the floor in ED, so feel free to print them out and try them today!
(Tip: To print the templates, click on the “Download” link below each document, then print)
1) Charnley Slab (Colle’s Fracture)
2) Thumb Spica (Scaphoid or suspected scaphoid fracture)
3) Volar Slab (Carpal, metacarpal and finger injuries)