APPRENTICE Nicole Nordblad, who was unshipped and trampled on when riding a winner at Brighton 19 days ago, is facing another two to three weeks out of the saddle after being diagnosed with compartment syndrome, writes Jon L ees.
What does CS stand for?
CS stands for Compartment Syndrome
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- Communications Services
- Communications Software
- Communications Squadron
- Communications Subsystem
- Communications Support
- Communications System
- Community Server
- Community Service
- Como Siempre (as always)
- Company Secretary
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She acknowledged that the diagnosis of a compartment syndrome was a medical--not a nursing--diagnosis.
INTRODUCTION Compartment syndrome is a surgical emergency involving the upper extremity and occurs when elevated interstitial pressure in a confined osteofascial compartment results in microvascular compromise.
Compartment syndrome is the compression of nerves, blood vessels and muscle inside an enclosed muscle compartment in the body.
The World Society of Abdominal Compartment Syndrome (WSACS) definitions provide for such a grading of severity (2).
However, as described above, some of these conditions may occur in tandem; for example, sickle cell crises may lead to myonecrosis with subsequent compartment syndrome and rhabdomyolysis.
1990) Modified criteria for the objective diagnosis of chronic compartment syndrome of the leg.