Trauma includes sudden injuries that usually occur during accidents. They can cause severe damage to the musculoskeletal tissues, resulting in fractures and soft tissue injuries. Knee and shoulder injuries are common during traumatic episodes.
Clavicle Fracture (Broken Collarbone)
What is a Clavicle Fracture?
Clavicle fracture, also called broken collarbone is a very common sports injury seen in people who are involved in contact sports such as football and martial arts as well as impact sports such as motor racing. A direct blow over the shoulder that may occur during a fall on an outstretched arm or a motor vehicle accident may cause the clavicle bone to break.
Fractured Proximal Humerus
What is a Proximal Humerus Fracture?
Humerus is the upper arm bone and it forms two joints —shoulder joint and elbow joint. The proximal humerus is the upper end of arm bone that forms shoulder joint. Fractures of proximal humerus are common in elderly individuals suffering from osteoporosis.
Distal Biceps Rupture
What is a Bicep Tendon Rupture?
The biceps muscle is present on the front side of your upper arm and functions to help you bend and rotate your arm.
The biceps tendon is a tough band of connective fibrous tissue that attaches your biceps muscle to the bones in your shoulder on one side and the elbow on the other side.
Fractured Distal Radius
What is Fractured Distal Radius?
The forearm consists of two bones, the radius and ulna. The radius is the larger of the two forearm bones, and the region towards the wrist is called the distal end. Fractures in this end are most common.