Introduction to Orthopaedics & Fractures - BM5 NLM1

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1. What is an intra-articular fracture?

  • Any fracture that goes along the articular surface of a joint
  • Any fracture that sheers the middle of the bone
  • Any fracture that is as a result of a torque force
  • A fracture that resembles axial compression
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2. Which of the following is an example of a secondary cartilaginous joint?

  • Sternochondral joint
  • Pubic Symphysis
  • Acromioclavicular joint
  • Costochondral joint

3. Which of the following is an example of a primary cartilaginous joint?

  • Costochondral joint
  • Intevertebral disk joints
  • Pubic Symphysis
  • Acromioclavicular joint

4. What is a comminuted fracture?

  • A fracture in which the two ends are driven into each other
  • A fracture in which the break has a curved or sloped pattern
  • A fracture in which the bone fragments into several pieces
  • A fracture at a right angle to the bone's axis

5. How many types of fracture are there in the Salter-Harris classification?

  • III
  • V
  • VI
  • IV


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