Tiger Woods Car Crash Injuries: Tibial Fracture, Compartment Syndrome, Fasciotomy!
Updated: Oct 10, 2021
Tiger Woods suffered significant lower limb injuries from his car crash, requiring transfer to a Level 1 trauma centre. A statement from UCLA, where Tiger Woods was initially treated, suggests he had tibial fractures requiring a tibial nail, in addition to a compartment syndrome requiring a fasciotomy, among other things. Here we detail his injuries and describe what these statements mean in real life.