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Injury Time Out with Capilano Rehab: Distal Radius Fracture

Injury Time Out with Capilano Rehab: Distal Radius Fracture

| January 7, 2016 | Reply

Falling onto an outstretched arm is a common cause of a distal radial fracture. Your radius is the larger of the two bones that make up your forearm, the part of your arm from your elbow to your wrist. Even though it is the larger of the two, it is the most commonly broken arm-bone. There are different types of fractures that can result but whatever the specifics, forearm and wrist fractures usually have one thing in common: Physiotherapy can get you moving after your injury.

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