Sport Accident Treatment In Germany

SIMPLE FRACTURE: In which two fragments are created, one proximal and one distal.


COMMINUTED FRACTURE: When there are more than two fragments.


COMPOUND FRACTURE: In which there is a break of skin by the fractured bony pieces.


COMPRESSION FRACTURE: Which is a compressing or crushing type of fracture.


STRESS FRACTURE: Which is resulting from force on a bony structure.


AVULSION OR CHIP FRACTURE: When a tendon or ligament pulls a piece of bone away from larger bone.


GREENSTICK FRACTURE: Seen in children when one cortex is broken and the other bows but does not give.