Orthopaedics  |  Fragility Fracture Pathway - Definition




Orthopaedics

Fragility Fracture Pathway - Definition

Clinically, a fragility fracture may be defined as a fracture that occurs as a result of minimal trauma, such as a fall from a standing height or less, or no identifiable trauma in any patient 50 years of age or older.



Last updated : Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Next review date : Wednesday, November 21,2018


Disclaimer: This site is intended to be flexible and frequently updated. While every effort has been made to ensure accuracy, all information should be verified.