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Bone fracture

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A bone fracture is a medical condition in which there is a damage in the continuity of the bone. A bone fracture can be the result of ...

Understanding Fracture Diagnosis and Treatment - WebMD

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The experts at WebMD explain the diagnosis and treatment of bone fractures.

Fractures (broken bones): First aid - Mayo Clinic

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Treat for shock. If the person feels faint or is breathing in short, rapid breaths, lay the person down with the head slightly lower than the trunk and, if possible, ...

First Aid for Broken Bones & Fractures - Healthline

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Jul 21, 2014 ... A broken bone, or a fracture, is a common injury. ... While waiting for medical care , give first aid treatment for shock if the victim has symptoms ...

Broken Bone (Bone Fractures): Get Facts to Speed Healing

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May 19, 2015 ... A broken bone is a fracture. There are different types of fractures and symptoms include pain, ... What is the treatment for a broken bone?

Fractures - Bupa

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Fractures. Bupa health information about the symptoms, causes, treatments of bone fractures. Symptoms include pain, swelling and bruising.

Fracture - Broken Bone Diagnosis and Treatment - About Health

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Apr 5, 2016 ... What is a broken or fractured bone and how is it treated? Learn about the different types, how they are treated, and rehabilitation after a break.

Wrist Fractures - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

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Wrist fractures may occur when enough force is applied to the wrist, such as when falling down onto an ... Read more on causes, symptoms and treatment options.

Fractures of the Calcaneus (Heel Bone Fractures) - Foot Health Facts

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Calcaneal fractures are severe injuries, most commonly caused by trauma. ... Treatment of calcaneal fractures is dictated by the type of fracture and extent of the ...

Facial Fracture: Find Information on Treatment and Surgery

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Dec 2, 2014 ... A fracture is a broken bone. Facial fracture refers to any injury that results in a broken bone or bones of the face, for example a broken nose, jaw ...

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Fractures (Broken Bones)-OrthoInfo - AAOS

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A bone may be completely fractured or partially fractured in any number of ways ( crosswise, lengthwise, ... Doctors use a variety of treatments to treat fractures: ...

Bone fractures - Better Health Channel

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The most common sites for bone fractures are the wrist, ankle and hip. Treatment includes immobilising the bone with a plaster cast, or surgically inserting metal ...

General Principles of Fracture Care Treatment & Management ...

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Jan 25, 2016 ... Orthopedic fractures are a common daily acute health issue. Improper initial management of fractures can lead to significant long-term ...