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Effect of remote ischemic preconditioning on fibrin formation and metabolism in patient...
Blood Coagulation & Fibrinolysis : an International Journ... Wahlstrøm KL, Ekeloef S et. al.

Sep 26th, 2021 - Remote ischemic preconditioning (RIPC) prior to surgery has recently been shown to reduce the risk of myocardial injury and myocardial infarction after hip fracture surgery. This study investigated whether RIPC initiated antithrombotic mechanisms ...

Effects of Spinal Anesthesia in Geriatric Hip Fracture: A Propensity Matched Study.
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Rodkey DL, Pezzi A et. al.

Sep 26th, 2021 - To identify whether anesthesia type is associated with surgical outcomes in geriatric patients undergoing operative treatment for a hip fracture. Retrospective database review of prospectively collected data. Patients included in the American Coll...

Serum levels of irisin in postmenopausal women with osteoporotic hip fractures.
Cytokine Liu K, Jing P et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - The purpose of this study was to evaluate the role of circulating serum levels of irisin in predicting hip fracture occurrence in a cohort of Chinese postmenopausal women. This was a cross-section and case-control study. Four hundred and thirty po...

Sex Differences in Recovery Across Multiple Domains among Older Adults with Hip Fracture.
The Journals of Gerontology. Series A, Biological Science... Orwig DL, Abraham DS et. al.

Sep 24th, 2021 - Hip fractures are a public health problem among older adults, but most research on recovery after hip fracture has been limited to females. With growing numbers of hip fractures among males, it is important to determine how recovery outcomes may d...

Reversal of direct oral anticoagulants in adult hip fracture patients. A systematic rev...
Injury Alcock HMF, Nayar SK et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2021 - Increasing numbers of patients are taking Direct Oral Anticoagulants at the time of hip fracture. Evidence is limited on how and if the effects of DOAC's should be reversed before surgical fixation. Wide variations in practice exist. We conducted ...

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Guidelines  1 results

Vitamin D, Calcium, or Combined Supplementation for the Primary Prevention of Fractures...
JAMA , Grossman DC et. al.

Apr 21st, 2018 - Because of the aging population, osteoporotic fractures are an increasingly important cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States. Approximately 2 million osteoporotic fractures occurred in the United States in 2005, and annual incidence...

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News  390 results

EPO Treatment for Anemia Ups Fracture Risk in Patients on Dialysis

May 17th, 2021 - Erythropoietin-stimulating agents — widely used to treat anemia in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) — increase the risk of hip fracture in patients on dialysis, and the higher the dose, the greater the risk, the first study of its kind indicates. In...

Serum Uric Acid Levels Tied to Hip Fracture Risks in Older People

Apr 19th, 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

Jan 22nd, 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?

Dec 21st, 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

Dec 10th, 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...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →