Fracture, Break or Crack

So I didn’t fracture it then? Rewind possibly 1 minute and you will find I just informed someone that the had “broken a bone in their wrist”.  Or it could have been I used the word “fracture” and the patient is relived that it isn’t a “break”.  Either way it’s still broken and the number…

The Long Lie

Are your patients or loved ones able to get help if they fall? A Long Lie is defined as remaining on the floor or ground for more than one hour following a fall” Only about 50% of people are able to get up from the ground or floor following a fall.  A long lie is…