closed fracture

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closed fracture

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Noun1.closed fracture - an uncomplicated fracture in which the broken bones to not pierce the skinclosed fracture - an uncomplicated fracture in which the broken bones to not pierce the skin
fracture, break - breaking of hard tissue such as bone; "it was a nasty fracture"; "the break seems to have been caused by a fall"
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Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, offers awareness on how to distinguish common types of bone breaks in children and shares tips on bone fracture prevention.
So, massive awareness is needed about the disease which can lead to increased risk of bone fracture at older age," speakers of the program said.
During the course of the study, researchers studied the impact that BMI, exercise, and soy-rich food consumption had on bone fracture rates among breast cancer survivors.
[ClickPress, Thu Sep 27 2018] According to a new market research report "Bone Growth Stimulators Market by Product (Device, Bone morphogenetic protein, PRP), Application (spinal fusion, Delayed Union & Non Union Bone Fracture, Dental, Maxillofacial), End User (Hospitals, Home care, Academia, CROs)Ce--CeGlobal Forecasts to 2022", published by MarketsandMarketsao.
[UKPRwire, Thu Sep 27 2018] According to a new market research report "Bone Growth Stimulators Market by Product (Device, Bone morphogenetic protein, PRP), Application (spinal fusion, Delayed Union & Non Union Bone Fracture, Dental, Maxillofacial), End User (Hospitals, Home care, Academia, CROs)Ce--CeGlobal Forecasts to 2022", published by MarketsandMarketsao.
In this article, a child patient whose peripheral facial palsy developed six days after head injury is presented, and the etiopathogenesis and the treatment of delayed traumatic facial palsy following a temporal bone fracture is discussed.
Traumatic facial nerve palsy usually occurs after a temporal bone fracture, which is most often caused by motor vehicle accidents and falls [2].
FRIDAY, July 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Empagliflozin does not increase the risk of bone fracture in patients with type 2 diabetes, according to a study published online June 15 in Diabetes Care.
A FRAX is a computerbased tool that is used to tell you how likely you are to have a bone fracture. It uses several factors to predict a person's risk of fracture because of weak bones.
As the diagnosis of nasal bone fracture is mostly clinical therefore imaging is rarely required and is cost restrictive.9,10 However in case of suspicious naso-orbito-ethmoid fracture computed tomography is necessary to rule out intracranial injuries and periorbital injuries.
To determine a woman's risk of bone fracture for the next 10 years, doctors consider her bone mineral density (BMD) and whether she has suffered a previous fracture.