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Presentation 4

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Presentation 4

  1. 1. FRACTURES <br />BY: SHONTA GATHINGS<br />
  2. 2. COMMINUTED FRACTURE<br />is a complete fracture in which the bone breaks into more than two pieces usually two major fragments and a smaller fragment.<br />
  3. 3. OPEN FRACTURE(FORMELY CALLED COMPOUND)<br />occurs when an open wound extends to the site of the fracture or when a fragment of bone protrudes through the skin.<br />
  4. 4. GREENSTICK FRACTURE<br />is  an incomplete fracture that occurs on the convex side of the curve of the bone<br />

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