fracture bed

frac·ture bed

a narrow, extra-firm bed for treatment of fractures; usually incorporates an overhead frame for a traction apparatus and for patient mobility.
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The conoid ligament with avulsed bone fragment was fixed to the fracture bed of the coracoid with a Ti Screw Suture Anchor with EasySlide[TM] Surface Treatment (Biomet, Warsaw, Indiana, USA) (Figure 1(b)).
Fracture bed was debrided of any hematoma that would impede reduction with curettes and an arthroscopic shaver.
Diagnostic arthroscopic helps to evaluate the condition of the cruciate ligaments as well as fracture bed.