Key Points

Box 30-1 Gustilo-Anderson Open-Fracture Classification

Epiphysis

Metaphysis

Diaphysis

Compact (cortical bone)

Endosteum

-Medullary cavity

-Periosteum

Metaphysis ^

-Epiphyseal plate

Epiphysis

Figure 30-1 Bone regions: diaphysis, metaphysis, and epiphysis.

Epiphysis

Metaphysis

Diaphysis

Compact (cortical bone)

Endosteum

-Medullary cavity

-Periosteum

Epiphyseal plate

Cancellous (trabecular) bone

Figure 30-1 Bone regions: diaphysis, metaphysis, and epiphysis.

Epiphyseal plate

Cancellous (trabecular) bone

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