NCEMI eTools

Ottawa ankle rules
Decision rule for x-ray in acute adult ankle injuries

Any "True" answer means "Do the x-ray"
Result:
Calculation requires an answer to the question:
"Unable to bear weight immediately and in ED?"
 
Unable to bear weight immediately and in ED?
True
False
 
Tender on lateral malleolar tip or posterior aspect of lateral malleolus?
True
False
 
Tender on medial malleolar tip or posterior aspect of medial malleolus?
True
False
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