Archive | December, 2017

visual aid: Davos shoulder reduction

29 Dec

here’s a couple quick visuals to help add this shoulder reduction technique to your bag of tricks (which worked in 86/100 patients in one study):

Note: if you only have 1 minute, start watching at the ~1:30 mark.


as opposed to the video, the article suggests wrapping the elastic bandage around the leg as well, which means you don’t have to rely as much on the patient to keep their arms in position (makes sense to me).



There you go. Add it to the toolbox.


References: article; video; picture