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ALLMedicine Hip Fracture Center

Research & Reviews  8,455 results

Evaluation of the use of anti-platelet therapy throughout the peri-operative period in ...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00264-020-04633-7
International Orthopaedics; Abdulhamid AK

May 24th, 2020 - Fracture neck of femur (hip fracture) is a very common problem among old age group. Such elderly patients usually have some comorbidities for which they may use anti-platelet therapy (such as clopidogrel, aspirin, or others) for long duration (chr...

End-stage renal disease increases risk of postoperative complications after lower extre...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00402-020-03490-8
Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery; Endo A, McTague MF et. al.

May 24th, 2020 - End-stage renal disease (ESRD) leads to multiple systemic effects and patients suffer from multiple comorbidities including fractures. While previous studies have examined complications following hip fracture surgery in ESRD patients, there are no...

Prevalence of frailty in China: Protocol for systematic review and meta-analysis.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000020079
Medicine Wang Q, Lai H et. al.

May 23rd, 2020 - China is facing more and more enormous challenges including aging, the increase of social security costs and health care cost, decrease of labors, and how to keep elders' capacity to function well and live independently. Healthy aging has become a...

Pain Management with Early Regional Anesthesia in Geriatric Hip Fracture Patients.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jgs.16547
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society REFERENCES; Garlich JM, Pujari A et. al.

May 22nd, 2020 - Geriatric hip fracture patients are susceptible to the adverse effects of opioid-induced analgesia. Fascia iliaca blocks (FIBs) have emerged as an analgesic technique for this population. There are limited data on a preoperative FIB's effect on pe...

Need and Rationale for Geriatric Fracture Programs.
https://doi.org/10.1097/NOR.0000000000000662
Orthopedic Nursing; Sedlock J, Green J et. al.

May 22nd, 2020 - Fragility fractures among the older adult population are common, costly, and one of the top acute care facility diagnoses for this age group. Approximately 150,000 older adults in the United States are admitted to a hospital for treatment of a fra...

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Guidelines  9 results

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.

Screening for Osteoporosis to Prevent Fractures: US Preventive Services Task Force Reco...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2018.7498
JAMA , Curry SJ et. al.

Jun 27th, 2018 - By 2020, approximately 12.3 million individuals in the United States older than 50 years are expected to have osteoporosis. Osteoporotic fractures, particularly hip fractures, are associated with limitations in ambulation, chronic pain and disabil...

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Drugs  15 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  9,011 results

Evaluation of the use of anti-platelet therapy throughout the peri-operative period in ...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00264-020-04633-7
International Orthopaedics; Abdulhamid AK

May 24th, 2020 - Fracture neck of femur (hip fracture) is a very common problem among old age group. Such elderly patients usually have some comorbidities for which they may use anti-platelet therapy (such as clopidogrel, aspirin, or others) for long duration (chr...

End-stage renal disease increases risk of postoperative complications after lower extre...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00402-020-03490-8
Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery; Endo A, McTague MF et. al.

May 24th, 2020 - End-stage renal disease (ESRD) leads to multiple systemic effects and patients suffer from multiple comorbidities including fractures. While previous studies have examined complications following hip fracture surgery in ESRD patients, there are no...

Prevalence of frailty in China: Protocol for systematic review and meta-analysis.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000020079
Medicine Wang Q, Lai H et. al.

May 23rd, 2020 - China is facing more and more enormous challenges including aging, the increase of social security costs and health care cost, decrease of labors, and how to keep elders' capacity to function well and live independently. Healthy aging has become a...

Pain Management with Early Regional Anesthesia in Geriatric Hip Fracture Patients.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jgs.16547
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society REFERENCES; Garlich JM, Pujari A et. al.

May 22nd, 2020 - Geriatric hip fracture patients are susceptible to the adverse effects of opioid-induced analgesia. Fascia iliaca blocks (FIBs) have emerged as an analgesic technique for this population. There are limited data on a preoperative FIB's effect on pe...

Need and Rationale for Geriatric Fracture Programs.
https://doi.org/10.1097/NOR.0000000000000662
Orthopedic Nursing; Sedlock J, Green J et. al.

May 22nd, 2020 - Fragility fractures among the older adult population are common, costly, and one of the top acute care facility diagnoses for this age group. Approximately 150,000 older adults in the United States are admitted to a hospital for treatment of a fra...

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News  757 results

CKD and Risk of New Fragility Fractures Following First Hip Fracture
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/928623

Apr 16th, 2020 - Takeaway Chronic kidney disease (CKD) stages G3-G5 (estimated glomerular filtration rate [eGFR],<60 ml/min) were not associated with a higher risk of subsequent major non-hip fragility fractures following a hip fracture vs eGFR >60 mL/min. CKD sta...

Tramadol use for noncancer pain linked with increased hip fracture risk
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/217345/pain/tramadol-use-noncancer-pain-linked-increased-hip-fracture-risk?channel=39313
Sharon Worcester

Feb 14th, 2020 - The risk of hip fracture was higher among patients treated with tramadol for chronic noncancer pain than among those treated with other commonly used NSAIDs in a large population-based cohort in the United Kingdom. iStock/Thinkstock The incidence.

Fast-tracked surgery for hip fracture does not reduce mortality
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/217322/osteoporosis/fast-tracked-surgery-hip-fracture-does-not-reduce-mortality?channel=302
Kari Oakes

Feb 13th, 2020 - An accelerated path to surgery after hip fracture did not improve mortality or major complications, according to a new international randomized trial. However, a fast track to surgery hastened mobilization, weight-bearing, and hospital discharge,.

Fast-track surgery for hip fracture does not reduce mortality
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/217322/osteoporosis/fast-track-surgery-hip-fracture-does-not-reduce-mortality?channel=39313
Kari Oakes

Feb 13th, 2020 - An accelerated path to surgery after hip fracture did not improve mortality or major complications, according to a new international randomized trial. However, a fast track to surgery hastened mobilization, weight-bearing, and hospital discharge,.

Tramadol Linked to Increased Hip Fracture Risk in Older Adults
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/925061

Feb 10th, 2020 - Older patients treated with the pain medication tramadol show significant increases in the risk of hip fracture compared with those using codeine or commonly used nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), new research shows. "Considering the ...

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Patient Education  11 results see all →