Fractures

Adult fractures

Someone can fracture a bone by falling, being hit, having a joint pulled or twisted, crushing, or a bone is bent. A break in a bone is called a fracture. It can be that a bone could break very, very easily with little impact or maybe a large impact and someone hasn’t actually broken a […]

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fractured wrist

Types of fractures

Fractures are cracks in the bones.  there are many different types of fracture and they can be grouped into the following categories: Closed breaks or fractures are where the bone is broken completely. Compound fractures are where the bone punctures the skin. Complicated breaks are where nerve damage has also occurred. Dislocations are where a joint comes apart. There may be different types […]

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