Tag: wrist fractures

Wrist Fractures in Women as Dangerous as Arthritis, Diabetes and Falls

New research indicates that older women who experience a wrist fracture tend to develop more disabilities. Wrist fracture is the most common upper-extremity injury sustained by elderly individuals, according to a report from researchers at Northwestern University in Chicago. Of the 6,107 older women followed sampled for the report, 268...

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