Fracture

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Acceptability at Recruitment

ACCEPTABLE

Acceptability at CT / Work-Up

QUALIFIED

Individual at Risk

Donor

Explanation of Condition

Broken bone.


Guidance

Minimum 6 week deferral. Donors must not donate by either route if a plaster cast is in place, because of an increased risk of venous thrombosis and/or compartment syndrome.

If an operation was required for the fracture, see Surgery

See also Back Conditions if the femur, hip, sacrum or any vertebra were involved.

Pseudonyms or Related Conditions

Version

Version 1, Edition 1

Date of Last Update

15th June 2012