Anterior Glenohumeral Dislocation (2015)


Anterior Glenohumeral Dislocation (2015)

Anterior glenohumeral dislocations (AGHD) account for nearly 98% of all traumatic shoulder dislocation injuries. This mock textbook page was created to depict the mechanism of injury, resultant anatomy, and clinical presentation of AGHD.

Audience: University students enrolled in relevant exercise science, anatomy, or physiology classes.
Tools: Carbon dust, Adobe Illustrator CC


  • Agur, Anne M. R., and Arthur F. Dalley. Grant’s Atlas of Anatomy, 13th Edition. LWW, 2012.
  • Khiami, F., a. Gérometta, and P. Loriaut. 2015. “Management of Recent First-Time Anterior Shoulder Dislocations.” Orthopaedics & Traumatology: Surgery & Research 101 (1). Elsevier Masson SAS: S51–57. doi:10.1016/j.otsr.2014.06.027.

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