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Fractures

  • By: Angela J. Garner
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Bones are living tissue which serves to provide support and structure to the human body. Fractures as defined in the most basic meaning is the breaking of a bone. Under normal circumstances, bones are able to take a certain amount of ...

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