PIF Categories: Virtual Fracture Clinic

H3 – Volar Dislocation of the PIPJ

Date: 08/01/2024 | Category:

This is a type of dislocation of the finger Healing This injury can take between 6-12 weeks to heal fully. Smoking will slow down your healing. We would advise that […]

H2 – Bony Tissue Mallet Finger Injury

Date: 08/01/2024 | Category:

This is a soft tissue injury to the tendon in your finger The extensor tendon, which attaches to the bone at the end of your finger and usually allows you […]

H1 – Bony Tissue Mallet Finger Injury

Date: 08/01/2024 | Category:

This is a bony injury to the tendon in your finger The extensor tendon, which attaches to the bone at the end of your finger and usually allows you to […]

E18 – Occult fracture of the Supracondylar Region

Date: 16/11/2023 | Category:

This is likely to be a fracture but was not able to be seen on x ray Healing: It normally takes 6 weeks for this fracture to heal. Pain and […]

E16 – Soft tissue elbow injury

Date: 16/11/2023 | Category:

This is a sprain to the elbow Healing: It normally takes 6 weeks for this fracture to heal. Smoking will slow down your healing. We would advise that you stop […]

E5 – Occult Proximal Radius Fracture

Date: 16/11/2023 | Category:

This means there are signs on your x-ray suggesting a break to a bone in your elbow Healing: It normally takes 6 weeks for this fracture to heal. Smoking will […]

E2 – Midshaft Ulna or Radial Shaft Fracture

Date: 16/11/2023 | Category:

This is a break to a bone in your forearm Healing: It normally takes 6 weeks for this fracture to heal. Sensation and movement of your hand: It is important […]

S29 – Medial Clavicle Fracture

Date: 03/11/2023 | Category:

This is a break to the end of your collar bone Healing: It normally takes 6-12 weeks to heal, but symptoms can continue for 3-6 months. Smoking will slow down […]

S29a – Medial Clavicle Fracture (under 12s)

Date: 03/11/2023 | Category:

This is a break to the end of your collar bone Healing: It normally takes 3-6 weeks to heal, but symptoms can continue for 3-6 months. Pain and Swelling: Your […]

S27a – Lateral Clavicle Fracture (under 12s)

Date: 03/11/2023 | Category:

This is a break to the end of your collar bone Healing: It normally takes 3-6 weeks to heal, but symptoms can continue for 3-6 months. Pain and Swelling: Your […]