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simple fracture

a fracture in which the broken bone does not pierce the skin
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In addition to locking plates, some periprosthetic fractures with simple fracture patterns (transverse or short oblique) and no comminution are best treated by absolute stability via a dynamic compression plate (DCP) (7,11,12).
With regards to the distal ulna, four separate fracture patterns were observed: simple transverse or oblique fracture of the ulnar neck just proximal to the ulnar head (type A), fracture of the neck region with concomitant fracture of the tip of the ulnar styloid (type B), simple fracture of the ulnar head (type C), and comminuted fracture of the ulnar head (type D), (Figs.
In the titanium cup group, 26 (59%) hips had simple fracture patterns and 18 (41%) hips had complex fracture patterns.
Speaking on Friday, she said: "It's a simple fracture, but bearing in mind who she is, she's 83 and the shock to the system, it's just belt and braces.
A spokeswoman said: "It's a simple fracture, but bearing in mind who she is, she's 83 and the shock to the system, it's just belt and braces.
Type I is a simple fracture that extends from the articular surface of the posterior talocalcaneal joint space to the talofibular articular surface (as observed in the case reported here) and can be treated with casting; internal fixation is usually reserved for fragments >1 cm or fragment displacement[greater than or equal to] 2 mm.
The doctor took a tally: open fracture of the kneecap, simple fracture of the right femur, smaller fractures of the extremities, serious concussion.
Simple fracture lines delineate a fracture between 2 bone fragments and exist on a single fracture plane.
Donald had a full medical examination yesterday morning when 'a simple fracture of two lower ribs' was confirmed.
Her work-up reveals a concussion, an open compound fracture of the left femur, a simple fracture of the left arm, and multiple abrasions.
CMS proposed, in December 2014, that a third scenario should illustrate what happens to a patient with "a simple fracture.
SIMPLE, COMPOUND AND GREENSTICK FRACTURES 6 Simple fracture The ends of the broken bone don't break the skin.