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ALLMedicine™ Femur Fracture Center

Research & Reviews  1,183 results

Musculoskeletal Trauma in Critically Injured Patients: Factors Leading to Delayed Opera...
https://doi.org/10.1213/ANE.0000000000005252
Anesthesia and Analgesia; Richards JE, Medvecz AJ et. al.

Nov 13th, 2020 - Musculoskeletal injuries are common following trauma and variables that are associated with late femur fracture fixation are important to perioperative management. Furthermore, the association of late fracture fixation and multiple organ failure (...

Interleukin-6 (IL-6) deficiency enhances intramembranous osteogenesis following stress ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bone.2020.115737
Bone Coates BA, McKenzie JA et. al.

Nov 12th, 2020 - Interleukin-6 (IL-6) is highly upregulated in response to skeletal injury, suggesting it plays a role in the inflammatory phase of fracture repair. However, the impact of IL-6 on successful repair remains incompletely defined. Therefore, we invest...

Impact of right ventricular systolic pressure in elderly patients admitted to intensive...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7647512
Medicine Lee SH, Han Y et. al.

Nov 7th, 2020 - The number of femoral fractures is expected to continue to increase as the size of the older population rapidly grows. However, old age is accompanied by various comorbidities and is an important postoperative risk factor in itself, meaning that p...

Pull the Foley: Improved Quality for Middle-Aged and Geriatric Trauma Patients Without ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/JHQ.0000000000000241
Journal for Healthcare Quality : Official Publication of the National Association for Healthcare Quality; Konda SR, Johnson JR et. al.

Nov 5th, 2020 - Urinary tract infection (UTI) complications are often attributed to the inappropriate use of urinary catheters. We sought to examine the effectiveness of a hospital-wide policy aimed at reducing the use of indwelling Foley catheters. We completed ...

Chin-on-Chest in Neck of Femur Fracture (COCNOF) sign: A simple radiographic predictor ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2020.10.098
Injury Egglestone A, Dietz-Collin G et. al.

Nov 4th, 2020 - Fragility fractures are a significant public health challenge often occurring as a result of frailty. Identifying patients who have increased risk of adverse outcomes can aid treating teams in managing these patients appropriately. We hypothesise ...

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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  1,211 results

Musculoskeletal Trauma in Critically Injured Patients: Factors Leading to Delayed Opera...
https://doi.org/10.1213/ANE.0000000000005252
Anesthesia and Analgesia; Richards JE, Medvecz AJ et. al.

Nov 13th, 2020 - Musculoskeletal injuries are common following trauma and variables that are associated with late femur fracture fixation are important to perioperative management. Furthermore, the association of late fracture fixation and multiple organ failure (...

Interleukin-6 (IL-6) deficiency enhances intramembranous osteogenesis following stress ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bone.2020.115737
Bone Coates BA, McKenzie JA et. al.

Nov 12th, 2020 - Interleukin-6 (IL-6) is highly upregulated in response to skeletal injury, suggesting it plays a role in the inflammatory phase of fracture repair. However, the impact of IL-6 on successful repair remains incompletely defined. Therefore, we invest...

Impact of right ventricular systolic pressure in elderly patients admitted to intensive...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7647512
Medicine Lee SH, Han Y et. al.

Nov 7th, 2020 - The number of femoral fractures is expected to continue to increase as the size of the older population rapidly grows. However, old age is accompanied by various comorbidities and is an important postoperative risk factor in itself, meaning that p...

Pull the Foley: Improved Quality for Middle-Aged and Geriatric Trauma Patients Without ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/JHQ.0000000000000241
Journal for Healthcare Quality : Official Publication of the National Association for Healthcare Quality; Konda SR, Johnson JR et. al.

Nov 5th, 2020 - Urinary tract infection (UTI) complications are often attributed to the inappropriate use of urinary catheters. We sought to examine the effectiveness of a hospital-wide policy aimed at reducing the use of indwelling Foley catheters. We completed ...

Chin-on-Chest in Neck of Femur Fracture (COCNOF) sign: A simple radiographic predictor ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2020.10.098
Injury Egglestone A, Dietz-Collin G et. al.

Nov 4th, 2020 - Fragility fractures are a significant public health challenge often occurring as a result of frailty. Identifying patients who have increased risk of adverse outcomes can aid treating teams in managing these patients appropriately. We hypothesise ...

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News  49 results

AFF With Bisphosphonates Highest in Asians, Study Confirms
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/935976

Aug 18th, 2020 - The latest findings regarding the risk for atypical femur fracture (AFF) with use of bisphosphonates for osteoporosis show a significant increase in risk when treatment extends beyond 5 years. The risk is notably higher risk among Asian compared t...

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.

Mysterious Femur Fracture in a Middle-Aged Man
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/738063_2

Apr 5th, 2018 - Physical Examination and Workup Upon physical examination, his vital signs are normal. His height is about the same length as his arm span. The patient's physical appearance is remarkable for HIV-treatment–induced lipodystrophy and a Cushingoid ha...

Mysterious Femur Fracture in a Middle-Aged Man
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/738063_1

Apr 5th, 2018 - Editorial Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills u...

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