bone fractures

bone fractures

Bone breaks may be partial (greenstick), with intact skin (simple), with penetration of the skin (compound) or with involvement of blood vessels or nerves (complicated). They may be transverse, oblique or spiral or the bone may be shattered (comminuted).
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In several related clinical studies, people who were chronically sleep deprived as a result of obstructive sleep apnea (and as a result melatonin depleted) had a higher risk of osteoporosis and bone fractures.
Medics have been advised to prescribe drugs to prevent bone fractures to a wider at-risk group.
ISLAMABAD -- Besides respiratory infections, regular exposure to air pollution, especially the sooty black material emitted from gas and diesel engines, may also increase the risk of bone fractures, finds a study.
USA], Nov 10 (ANI): If you are living in areas of high pollution, you are more likely to have bone fractures from osteoporosis, according to a study.
Introduction: Methods of surgical treatment of long bone fractures in children is a problem that has been recently addressed with growing attention.
But new research shows that stem cells could one day be stimulated to make a special type of cartilage to help repair large, hard-to-heal bone fractures, a potential boon for doctors treating big-money athletes, USC researchers say.
Is early prevention against bone fractures a choice?
radial bone fractures and radial head, screw compression
Hyoid bone fractures due to blunt trauma are exceedingly rare.
Taking canagliflozin can significantly increase an individual's chances of incurring bone fractures, due to the decreased bone mineral density caused by the drug.
The Arcus system is indicated for fixation of bone fractures, bone reconstruction, ligament, soft tissue and tendon, which includes fixation of bone fragments or small-bone fractures, as well as fracture management in the foot and hand.
3) Chest trauma in particular, have been increasing steadily following a surge in vehicle numbers that have led to an increase in road accidents, along with other long bone fractures in growing urbanization and industrialization related problems.