Jess Mason leads a discussion about how to reduce hip dislocations and shows 2 videos with a variety of techniques. Greg Hendey discusses the Captain Morgan technique that he originally described. Danielle Campagne and Stuart Swadron give us their favorite approaches.

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Aaron W. -

Elderly patients be careful with captain Morgan technique. You can actually break the fibula if you put too much force on the lower extremity

Laura E. -

Another suggestion for a petite person doing the Captain Morgan technique -- lower the bed all the way and stand on a low stool (the one you use for CPR, not the one on wheels!). Gives me better leverage.

Luz S. -

I've tried the Rocket launcher technique with great success-helps load the reducer's legs.

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