Definition of Bone FractureA fracture is a complete or incomplete break in abone resulting from the application of excessiveforce.
Function of BonesSupportProtectionMovementMineral StorageBlood Cell Manufacturer
Description of Fractures are based on:Location of the breakHow the bone fragments alignIf the skin is broken or not
Greenstick Bone FractureA greenstick fracture occurs when a bone partiallybreaks on one side. This type of fracture often oc-curs in infants or young children because the boneshave not calcified yet.