Fracture Nursing Diagnosis & Care Plan

Fractures are broken bones. Fractures can occur from trauma such as motor vehicle accidents, age-related conditions like osteoporosis, or from overuse such as stress fractures in athletes.  There are also different kinds of fractures. Here are some examples:  Open (compound) fracture. Bone has broken through the skin.  Closed fracture. The bone does not puncture through … Read more