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ALLMedicine™ Femur Fracture Center

Research & Reviews  1,143 results

Pediatric versus adult paradigms for management of adolescent injuries within a regiona...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2020.07.032
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Yanchar NL, Lockyer L et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - We aimed to examine process and outcome indicators for adolescents with specific injury patterns managed in pediatric versus adult paradigms within the same trauma system. Adolescents (15-17 years old) admitted to the region's adult trauma center ...

Acute Femoral Nailing and Ipsilateral Knee Spanning External Fixation: Improved Early S...
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000001944
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Brown JT, Bergin PF et. al.

Sep 8th, 2020 - Ipsilateral femoral shaft and tibial plateau fractures, termed a "floating knee" are rare and challenging injuries. There is limited literature guiding the operative technique and the outcomes associated with these injuries. The author's preferred...

Optimizing DXA to Assess Skeletal Health: Key Concepts for Clinicians.
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgaa632
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Kennel KA, Sfeir JG et. al.

Sep 7th, 2020 - The diagnosis of osteoporosis and assessment of fracture risk prior to a sentinel fracture was transformed by the widespread clinical use of dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) for the assessment of bone mineral density (BMD). This review is ba...

No rest for elderly femur fracture patients: early surgery and early ambulation decreas...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s10195-020-00550-y
Journal of Orthopaedics and Traumatology : Official Journal of the Italian Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology; Aprato A, Bechis M et. al.

Aug 29th, 2020 - Literature has shown a significant correlation between early treatment and mortality in femur fractures, but the influence of time to ambulation on mortality has not been studied. The purpose of the present study is to evaluate whether time to amb...

Knee arthroplasty with hardware removal: complication cascade. Is it preventable?
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7449488
BMJ Case Reports; Nierenberg G, Abu Elasal A et. al.

Aug 27th, 2020 - An elderly woman underwent hardware removal and total joint replacement (TJR) of her right knee. Ipsilateral total tip replacement was performed 7 years earlier, and 12 months later, a supracondylar fracture of the index femur was successfully tre...

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Guidelines  2 results

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGISTS AND AMERICAN COLLEGE OF ENDOCRINOLOGY...
https://doi.org/10.4158/EP161435.GL
Endocrine Practice : Official Journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists; Camacho PM, Petak SM et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2016 - AACE = American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists AFF = atypical femur fracture ASBMR = American Society for Bone and Mineral Research BEL = best evidence level BMD = bone mineral density BTM = bone turnover marker CBC = complete blood coun...

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGISTS AND AMERICAN COLLEGE OF ENDOCRINOLOGY...
https://doi.org/10.4158/EP161435.ESGL
Endocrine Practice : Official Journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists; Camacho PM, Petak SM et. al.

Sep 19th, 2016 - AACE = American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists AFF = atypical femur fracture ASBMR = American Society for Bone and Mineral Research BEL = best evidence level BMD = bone mineral density BTM = bone turnover marker CBC = complete blood coun...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,147 results

Pediatric versus adult paradigms for management of adolescent injuries within a regiona...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2020.07.032
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Yanchar NL, Lockyer L et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - We aimed to examine process and outcome indicators for adolescents with specific injury patterns managed in pediatric versus adult paradigms within the same trauma system. Adolescents (15-17 years old) admitted to the region's adult trauma center ...

Acute Femoral Nailing and Ipsilateral Knee Spanning External Fixation: Improved Early S...
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000001944
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Brown JT, Bergin PF et. al.

Sep 8th, 2020 - Ipsilateral femoral shaft and tibial plateau fractures, termed a "floating knee" are rare and challenging injuries. There is limited literature guiding the operative technique and the outcomes associated with these injuries. The author's preferred...

Optimizing DXA to Assess Skeletal Health: Key Concepts for Clinicians.
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgaa632
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Kennel KA, Sfeir JG et. al.

Sep 7th, 2020 - The diagnosis of osteoporosis and assessment of fracture risk prior to a sentinel fracture was transformed by the widespread clinical use of dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) for the assessment of bone mineral density (BMD). This review is ba...

No rest for elderly femur fracture patients: early surgery and early ambulation decreas...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s10195-020-00550-y
Journal of Orthopaedics and Traumatology : Official Journal of the Italian Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology; Aprato A, Bechis M et. al.

Aug 29th, 2020 - Literature has shown a significant correlation between early treatment and mortality in femur fractures, but the influence of time to ambulation on mortality has not been studied. The purpose of the present study is to evaluate whether time to amb...

Knee arthroplasty with hardware removal: complication cascade. Is it preventable?
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7449488
BMJ Case Reports; Nierenberg G, Abu Elasal A et. al.

Aug 27th, 2020 - An elderly woman underwent hardware removal and total joint replacement (TJR) of her right knee. Ipsilateral total tip replacement was performed 7 years earlier, and 12 months later, a supracondylar fracture of the index femur was successfully tre...

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News  25 results

Bisphosphonate holiday reduces risk of atypical femur fracture
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/176873/mixed-topics/bisphosphonate-holiday-reduces-risk-atypical-femur-fracture

Oct 10th, 2018 - A holiday from bisphosphonates may help reduce atypical femur fracture risk. Also today, most dermatologic drugs are safe for breastfeeding mothers, impressive HbA1c and weight control from a new novel drug, and short-term NSAIDs appear safe for h.

Bisphosphonate holiday may help to reduce atypical femur fracture risk
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/176732/osteoporosis/bisphosphonate-holiday-may-help-reduce-atypical-femur
Karen Blum

Oct 9th, 2018 - Women who take a 3- to 5-year break from bisphosphonates after 3-5 years on treatment could significantly reduce their risk of atypical femur fractures, according to a study of more than 150,000 Southern California health plan members presented at.

Implant Survivorship and Complication Rates After Total Knee Arthroplasty With a Third-Generation Cemented System: 15-Year Follow-Up
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/197087/knee/implant-survivorship-and-complication-rates-after-total-knee/page/0/3?channel=264

Mar 28th, 2018 - Patients reported 2 complications since the previous 5- to 8-year follow-up, 1 in each group. The first case underwent a PS TKA that required open reduction internal fixation for a bilateral supracondylar peri-prosthesis femur fracture following a.

Cardiosphere-derived cells may reverse Duchenne heart scarring
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/155039/pediatrics/cardiosphere-derived-cells-may-reverse-duchenne-heart-scarring/page/0/1

Dec 21st, 2017 - On the safety side, nothing unusual happened in the control arm, except a femur fracture. One boy in the treatment arm went into ventricular fibrillation during the diagnostic angiogram.

From Revved Up to Banged Up
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/140759/trauma/revved-banged
Nandan R. Hichkad, PA-C, MMSc

Jul 10th, 2017 - ANSWER There is significant diastasis of the pubic symphysis, measuring nearly 4 cm. No obvious fractures of the hip or pelvis are seen, but there is mal­alignment of the rami.

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