Soni Kumari and Kunul Kandir
University Department of Botany Ranchi University Ranchi Jharkhand.
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Abstract : The present investigation deals the uses of ethnomedicinal plants in the treatment of bone fracture. In Jharkhand Ranchi , district has been reservoir of enormous natural resources including vegetational wealth.
Bone fracture is a medical condition in which a bone is cracked or broken. Local people have certain traditions to prevailing human ailments. They have good ideas about such plants which are used in treatment of bone fracture. These are – Butea monosperma, Cissus quadrangularis, Curcuma longa, Terminalia arjuna. These plants have been customarily used in Ranchi to hasten the process of healing in bone fracture. Extract of these plants are routinely used to accelerate the process of bone fracture healing. These plants have been noticed during our studies.