|Unipolar Versus Bipolar Hemiarthroplasty for Displaced Femoral Neck Fractures ...|
Discuss the treatment of femoral neck fractures in elderly patients. 2. State the indications for hemiarthroplasty. 3. Describe the advantages and disadvantages of unipolar and bipolar femoral head replacement. 4. Discuss progress regarding clinical ...
Healio - Tue, 10 Nov 2015 22:36
|Increasing calcium intake not always effective for bone health, fracture ...|
BMD increased by 0.6% to 1% at the total hip and total body at 1 year and by 0.7% to 1.8% at the total hip, total body, lumbar spine and femoral neck at 2 years after increasing calcium intake from dietary sources. No effect on BMD in the forearm was ...
Healio - Mon, 23 Nov 2015 23:07
|Femoral neck fracture mortality risks higher in men, patients ages 84 years ...|
From 2005 to 2010, patients in the Medicare population with femoral neck fractures had an overall mortality rate of 1.5%, according to study results. Additionally, men had twice as high of a mortality rate compared with women, and patients 84 years of ...
Healio - Fri, 21 Aug 2015 10:03
|Some Causes of pain and some solutions…1|
I have been lucky not to live in pain, except for when, in 1966, I suffered a femur fracture when a taxi knocked me down in Ibadan, and when, in 2000, a terrible toothache sent me to the dentist. It was a ... Sometimes, neck collars are worn to help ...
The Nation Newspaper - Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:03
|Femoral neck fracture rare following arthroscopic femoroplasty|
Researchers administered a survey to 28 established hip arthroscopists that collected information on the total number of hip arthroscopies and proximal femoroplasties performed, as well as the number of postoperative femoral neck fractures treated.
Healio - Thu, 24 Sep 2015 09:52
|'Surgery of war': Paris hospital doctors reflect on 12 hours of mayhem|
They included numerous fractures to the leg, femur, foot and humerus. “It was the surgery of war,” he told Le Monde, adding: “Some people arrived with a shot in the head or neck. They presented with burst eye sockets. There was a significant risk of ...
The Guardian - Thu, 19 Nov 2015 10:19
|Paris attacks: Terror threat spreads to Malaysia as Obama visits – as it happened|
They included numerous fractures to the leg, femur, foot and humerus. “It was the surgery of war,” he told Le Monde, adding: “Some people arrived shot in the head or neck. They presented with burst eye sockets. There was a significant risk of losing ...
The Guardian - Wed, 18 Nov 2015 20:04
|Man sentenced to prison in death of girlfriend's 3-month-old|
... boy had a number of injuries that a child his age could not have sustained on his own: bruising across his body, abrasions around his neck, injuries to his genitalia, and abnormalities in his femur and tibia that suggested the possibility of ...
KSL.com - Tue, 17 Nov 2015 17:15