Jul 31, 2014 ... Learn more about a broken wrist -- also called a Colles' fracture or distal radius
fracture -- from the experts at WebMD.
A broken wrist or broken hand is a break or crack in one of the many bones within
your wrist and hand. The most common of these injuries occurs in the wrist ...
Osteoporosis (a disorder in which bones become very fragile and more likely to
break) can make a relatively minor fall result in a broken wrist. Many distal radius
A wrist fracture is a medical term for a broken wrist. The wrist is made up of eight
small bones which connect with the two long forearm bones called the radius ...
Mar 23, 2015 ... More severe breaks of the radius bone near the wrist require operative treatment
with a full post-surgical wrist fracture recovery.
If you recently hurt your wrist and the emergency room or urgent care doctor told
you that you broke a bone in your wrist, I am sure that you have a lot of ...
Jan 14, 2016 ... How to Cope With a Broken Wrist. A broken wrist actually can include the distal
radius and/or ulna as well as several other bones in the wrist ...
Introduction. A broken arm or wrist is usually caused by a fall onto an
outstretched arm. It typically takes about six to eight weeks to heal in adults, and
less time ...
I had a bad colles radius fracture 7 weeks ago requring a 'bier block' manoevre (
agony) and have been out of plaster now for 9 days.