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Trauma and fracture care

Trauma is said to be the disease of the young - mainly caused by road traffic accidents. But the elderly are affected at home and often sustain fractures as a result of minor falls at home, as their bones are weakened with osteoporosis. At SCH all types of trauma to the limbs is treated, from basic Emergency Room care to the most advanced techniques of fracture fixation using minimally invasive, small incision techniques. For example, the latest Titanium implants are used in most cases to allow early movement and discharge from hospital.