Orthopaedic and Musculoskeletal conditions as they relate to nursing care
[OCOSH Code: ON_T_MC]
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) is a group of genetic connective tissue disorders that affects approximately 1 in 5,000 live births, including males and females of all racial and ethnic groups. The main characteristics of EDS are skin hyperextensibility, tissue fragility, and joint hypermobility. Diagnosis of EDS is often difficult due to...
Added: Thu May 21 2009