There may be an angular displacement—for example, in greenstick fracture.
It is common to find an angular displacement of both bones to the radial or to the ulnar side.
The chief and most frequent cause of permanent disability after fracture is angular displacement.
I should make one comment here relative to the angular displacement of the targets.
|angular displacement |
The distance an object moves when following a circular path. It is represented by the length of the arc of a circle drawn to represent the motion of the object about a fixed point.