Bones- Hunter.docx - Bones Joints and Muscles Injuries Please color code or use a different front for your answers 1 Discuss the following terms

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Bones, Joints, and Muscles Injuries Please color code or use a different front for your answers 1. Discuss the following terms Fracture a break in the bone Closed fracture a fracture exposed to the exterior; an open wound lies over the fracture Open fracture a fracture in which there is no wound in the overlying skin 2. Figure 14-1 shows what images. 3. List 5 types of fractures. Comminuted Fracture, Greenstick Fracture, Spiral Fracture, Impacted Fracture, compressed Fracture 4. List the most frequent fractured bone in the body. the clavicle, due to its vulnerable position and relative thinness; usually caused by a direct blow or transmitted force resulting from falling on an outstretched arm 5. Discuss mnemonic D O T S. D eformities O pen wounds T enderness S welling 6. Discuss care for Fractures. - depending on severity, call 9-1-1 or transport to medical care - expose and examine the injury site - check CSM - bandage any open wound - splint the injured area - check CSM - apply ice or cold pack - seek medical care 7. List steps for checking CSM in an Extremity.
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