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ALLMedicine™ Femur Fracture Center

Research & Reviews  497 results

Reduction of Periprosthetic Proximal Femur Fracture in Direct Anterior Total Hip Accord...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ocl.2021.05.002
The Orthopedic Clinics of North America; Crawford DA, Berend KR

Sep 21st, 2021 - The direct anterior approach (DAA) is gaining popularity in primary total hip arthroplasty (THA). Although DAA has demonstrated many advantages over other surgical approaches, periprosthetic femur fractures (PPFF) rates continue to be higher. Femo...

In-Hospital Morbidity and Mortality with Delays to Femoral Shaft Fracture Fixation.
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000002271
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Obey MR, Clever DC et. al.

Sep 15th, 2021 - The goals of this study were to investigate trends in the timing to femur fracture fixation in trauma centers in the United States, identify predictors for delayed treatment, and analyze the association of timing to fixation with in-hospital morbi...

Impact of concomitant injuries in geriatric patients with proximal femur fracture : an ...
https://doi.org/10.1302/0301-620X.103B9.BJJ-2021-0358.R1
The Bone & Joint Journal; Schoeneberg C, Pass B et. al.

Sep 2nd, 2021 - The impact of concomitant injuries in patients with proximal femoral fractures has rarely been studied. To date, the few studies published have been mostly single-centre research focusing on the influence of upper limb fractures. A retrospective c...

WHOLE BLOOD RESUSCITATION RESTORES INTESTINAL PERFUSION AND INFLUENCES GUT MICROBIOME D...
https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000003381
The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery; Yracheta J, Muraoka W et. al.

Aug 19th, 2021 - Gut dysbiosis, an imbalance in the gut microbiome, occurs after trauma which may be ameliorated with transfusion. We hypothesized that gut hypoperfusion following trauma causes dysbiosis and that whole blood (WB) resuscitation mitigates these effe...

Treatment of Distal Femur Fractures with a Combined Nail-Plate Construct: Techniques an...
https://doi.org/10.1615/JLongTermEffMedImplants.2021038016
Journal of Long-term Effects of Medical Implants; Passias BJ, Emmer TC et. al.

Aug 10th, 2021 - A combination treatment using a retrograde intramedullary (IM) nail and a lateral locking plate has scarcely been described in distal femur fracture treatment. In this retrospective inquiry, we review 97 patients who were treated for distal femur ...

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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 Col... Camacho PM, Petak SM et. al.

Sep 24th, 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 Col... Camacho PM, Petak SM et. al.

Sep 20th, 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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News  33 results

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

Aug 19th, 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...

Osteoporosis Missed Despite 'Red Flag' of Spinal Fracture
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/910398

Mar 14th, 2019 - Older patients who went to the emergency room (ER) for acute back pain from a nontraumatic vertebral compression fracture were rarely screened or treated for osteoporosis in a study at a single center that did not have a fracture liaison service. ...

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.

Surgeries account for almost half of hospital costs
https://www.mdedge.com/rheumatology/article/163794/practice-management/surgeries-account-almost-half-hospital-costs
Richard Franki

Apr 19th, 2018 - Hospital stays with surgeries made up just under 29% of all admissions in 2014 but accounted for over 48% of all hospital costs, according to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). Of the 35.

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