26 yo male comes into the ER after falling while attempting a jump during a snowboarding competition. When he fell, he heard and felt a “snap” in his R leg. He cannot bear weight on the R leg. He has no other significant history. He was helmeted, denies LOC, and has no head, neck, or back pain. His pain is an 8/10 after EMS has given him 8 mg of morphine IV (he weighs ~80kg).
What’s the fracture?
What’s the treatment?
What is the timeframe to healing?
How would you consider pain controlling this patient?
What else matters for this patient?