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ALLMedicine™ Hip Fracture Center

Research & Reviews  9,427 results

Functional Status Geriatric Scores: Single-Handed Tools for 30-Day Mortality Risk After...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8089023
Clinical Interventions in Aging; da Casa C, Pablos-Hernández C et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - The 30-day mortality rate after hip fracture surgery has been considered as an indirect indicator of the quality of care. This work aims to appraise the Barthel Index, Katz Index, Lawton-Brody Index, and Physical Red Cross Scale registered in the ...

A comprehensive multidisciplinary care pathway for hip fractures better outcome than us...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2021.04.044
Injury Flikweert ER, Wendt KW et. al.

May 5th, 2021 - Hip fracture surgery is among the most performed surgical procedures in elderly patients. Mortality rates are high, however, and patients often fail to live independently following a hip fracture. To improve outcome, multidisciplinary care pathway...

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Guidelines  11 results

Physical Therapy Management of Older Adults With Hip Fracture.
https://doi.org/10.2519/jospt.2021.0301
The Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy; McDonough CM, Harris-Hayes M et. al.

Feb 1st, 2021 - Hip fracture is a leading cause of profound morbidity in individuals aged 65 years and older, ranking in the top 10 causes of loss of disability-adjusted life-years for older adults. Worldwide, the number of people with hip fracture is expected to...

Menopausal Estrogen-Alone Therapy and Health Outcomes in Women With and Without Bilateral Oophorectomy: A Randomized Trial
https://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/2749725/menopausal-estrogen-alone-therapy-health-outcomes-women-without-bilateral-oophorectomy
Annals of Internal Medicine;

Sep 9th, 2019 - Background: Whether health outcomes of menopausal estrogen therapy differ between women with and without bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy (BSO) is unknown. Objective: To examine estrogen therapy outcomes by BSO status, with additional stratificati...

Osteoporosis - StatPearls
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK441901/
Porter,J.,et al

Nov 14th, 2018 - Osteoporosis is defined as low bone mineral density caused by altered bone microstructure ultimately predisposing patients to low-impact, fragility fractures. Osteoporotic fractures lead to a significant decrease in quality of life, with an increa...

Advanced Practice Provider Corner: Imminent Fracture Risk
https://www.nof.org/advanced-practice-provider-corner-imminent-fracture-risk/
E. Michael Lewiecki

Aug 6th, 2018 - A previous fracture increases the risk of subsequent fractures [1], even when the previous fracture is considered to be “traumatic” [2]. Since the correlation between prior fracture and future fractures is robust and at least partially independent.

Infiltration Techniques for Local Infiltration Analgesia With Liposomal Bupivacaine in Extra...
https://journals.lww.com/jorthotrauma/fulltext/2018/08005/Infiltration_Techniques_for_Local_Infiltration.2.aspx
Liposomal bupivacaine (LB) has demonstrated efficacy in improving pain scores and reducing opioid consumption across a variety of surgical settings, including orthopaedic surgery. However, meticulous infiltration techniques combined with a multimodal approach are important to optimizing outcomes.

Jul 31st, 2018 - Liposomal bupivacaine (LB) has demonstrated efficacy in improving pain scores and reducing opioid consumption across a variety of surgical settings, including orthopaedic surgery. However, meticulous infiltration techniques combined with a multimo.

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Drugs  15 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  9,785 results

Functional Status Geriatric Scores: Single-Handed Tools for 30-Day Mortality Risk After...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8089023
Clinical Interventions in Aging; da Casa C, Pablos-Hernández C et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - The 30-day mortality rate after hip fracture surgery has been considered as an indirect indicator of the quality of care. This work aims to appraise the Barthel Index, Katz Index, Lawton-Brody Index, and Physical Red Cross Scale registered in the ...

A comprehensive multidisciplinary care pathway for hip fractures better outcome than us...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2021.04.044
Injury Flikweert ER, Wendt KW et. al.

May 5th, 2021 - Hip fracture surgery is among the most performed surgical procedures in elderly patients. Mortality rates are high, however, and patients often fail to live independently following a hip fracture. To improve outcome, multidisciplinary care pathway...

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News  561 results

Serum Uric Acid Levels Tied to Hip Fracture Risks in Older People
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949429

Apr 18th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Increased levels of uric acid may signal a higher risk of hip fracture, according to a large population-based cohort study by researchers in Europe. "Our results suggest that uric acid could be useful as an easily measu...

Lifestyle Fallout From Hip Fracture Declines by Year 2
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944585

Jan 21st, 2021 - Most people recover from the depression associated with a hip fracture in about a year as they return to normal activities, researchers find. Physicians can help by encouraging these patients to stay in contact with friends and family, said senior...

Temper Enthusiasm for Long-term Treatment With Bisphosphonates?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942971

Dec 20th, 2020 - Women treated with oral bisphosphonate drugs for osteoporosis for 5 years get no additional benefit ― in terms of hip fracture risk ― if the treatment is extended for another 5 years, new research shows. "We found that hip fracture risk in women d...

Fast Five Quiz: Osteoporosis Hip Fracture Risk Factors
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/939632

Dec 9th, 2020 - Globally, more than 200 million people are affected by osteoporosis, a metabolic bone disorder in which low bone mass and structural deterioration of bone tissue lead to increased bone fragility and susceptibility to fractures. Osteoporotic fractu...

Can Getting Out of Bed Within 36 Hours of Hip Surgery Lead to Earlier Discharge?
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/940256

Nov 2nd, 2020 - Getting out of bed within 36 hours of surgery after a hip fracture significantly increases the odds of earlier discharge from hospital, finds new UK research published in the journal  Age and Ageing. The researchers examined data for 135,105 patie...

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Patient Education  9 results see all →