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Recovery Time Hairline Fracture
A fracture is a broken bone. As there is cartilage at the end of many bones at the joint, a fracture may also include a break in the cartilage. Fractures and broken bones are the same thing. It seems that many believe that a "fracture" is a lesser injury or an incomplete break in the bone, but this is not correct. Fractures may be displaced or ...Read more
What is the recovery time for hairline fracture of ankel ? How many days i need to retain the cast ?
Hairline fracture in the ribs due to motor acc where his elbow hit on his ribs. How long to recover and speed up recovery? There is breathing difficul
65+ woman fell down and had hairline fracture,has been advised bed rest for a month.Will hip support belt speed up recovery if so ! which kind?
Need more inform-: -ation. What was fractured, & how did it happen. Trip, slipped,on stairs. Also your age & do you have osteoporosis? Was it hip or pelvis? Guess age is 65, sorry. Bed rest for a month is very bad @ that age. If it's a hip it should be fixed so she can be up & around. If pelvis, my patients take pain meds & get up and about as much as they can. In this case pain meds R needed 2 control it so can go. ...Read more
Is it ok if my 6 years old who got a hairline fracture on the coronoid process of ulna only use a sling (no cast, no splint) during early recovery?
Speak to the doctor: It is a hairline fracture means no displacement in good position, in a non weight bearing area, children will do much better , by not restricting them in a cast , will have less complications , will recover faster discuss with child's orthopedic surgeon , will give reasons. ...Read more
I got hairline fracture in 5th metacarpal bone in hand 15days back im using splint, how much time i would continue splint?
A bone fracture is a condition in which there is a break in the bone. It can be caused by a high force injury or it may result from a previous medical condition that involves weakening of the bone. Common symptoms include severe pain, swelling of the surrounding ...Read more
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