A-Z of Injuries

Arm & Elbow - Proximal Humeral Fracture

Humeral fractures usually occur in a two distinct group, elderly women and adolescents.

Once the orthopaedic consultant is satisfied that the fracture is stable, it is advisable to start a rehabilitation programme supervised by a physiotherapist.

Signs & symptoms:

  • Falls on an outstretched arm.
  • Common in older people with osteoporosis.
  • Unable to use the arm due to severe pain

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