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ALLMedicine™ Fracture Care Center

Research & Reviews  505 results

Trends in Irish hip fracture surgery over a 7-year period and international registry co...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surge.2021.03.002
The Surgeon : Journal of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons O... Irwin SC, Hughes AJ et. al.

Apr 21st, 2021 - Hip fractures are a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in elderly patients. Timely surgical fixation and early mobilisation are the cornerstone to successful outcomes. The Irish Hip Fracture Database (IHFD) was established in 2012 and pu...

Pelvic and acetabular fracture care in England: current workload and future directions.
https://doi.org/10.1308/rcsann.2021.0015
Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England; Martin A, McMaster J et. al.

Apr 14th, 2021 - Fractures of the pelvis and acetabulum (PAFs) are challenging injuries, requiring specialist surgical input. Since implementation of the major trauma network in England in 2012, little has been published regarding the available services, workforce...

Lower extremity fracture prevention and management in persons with spinal cord injuries...
https://doi.org/10.1080/10790268.2021.1907675
The Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine; Etingen B, Carbone LD et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - To describe patient experiences with fracture prevention and management among persons with spinal cord injuries/disorders (SCI/D). Qualitative data collected via semi-structured telephone interviews. Veterans Health Administration (VA) SCI/D Syste...

The Use of Tranexamic Acid in Hip and Pelvic Fracture Surgeries.
https://doi.org/10.5435/JAAOS-D-20-00750
The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; Adams JD, Marshall WA

Mar 31st, 2021 - Tranexamic acid (TXA) use has expanded across many surgical specialties. It has been shown to reduce blood loss, decrease transfusion rates, and, in some cases, improve mortality. Within orthopaedic surgery, its popularity has primarily grown with...

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Guidelines  1 results

Standards of open lower limb fracture care in the United Kingdom.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2021.01.021
Injury Al-Hourani K, Pearce O et. al.

Jan 24th, 2021 - Open fractures of the lower limb remain a potentially devastating group of injuries that are challenging to manage. The primary aims of treatment are to optimise limb function and avoid serious complications such as infection and non-union, which ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  515 results

Trends in Irish hip fracture surgery over a 7-year period and international registry co...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surge.2021.03.002
The Surgeon : Journal of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons O... Irwin SC, Hughes AJ et. al.

Apr 21st, 2021 - Hip fractures are a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in elderly patients. Timely surgical fixation and early mobilisation are the cornerstone to successful outcomes. The Irish Hip Fracture Database (IHFD) was established in 2012 and pu...

Pelvic and acetabular fracture care in England: current workload and future directions.
https://doi.org/10.1308/rcsann.2021.0015
Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England; Martin A, McMaster J et. al.

Apr 14th, 2021 - Fractures of the pelvis and acetabulum (PAFs) are challenging injuries, requiring specialist surgical input. Since implementation of the major trauma network in England in 2012, little has been published regarding the available services, workforce...

Lower extremity fracture prevention and management in persons with spinal cord injuries...
https://doi.org/10.1080/10790268.2021.1907675
The Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine; Etingen B, Carbone LD et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - To describe patient experiences with fracture prevention and management among persons with spinal cord injuries/disorders (SCI/D). Qualitative data collected via semi-structured telephone interviews. Veterans Health Administration (VA) SCI/D Syste...

The Use of Tranexamic Acid in Hip and Pelvic Fracture Surgeries.
https://doi.org/10.5435/JAAOS-D-20-00750
The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; Adams JD, Marshall WA

Mar 31st, 2021 - Tranexamic acid (TXA) use has expanded across many surgical specialties. It has been shown to reduce blood loss, decrease transfusion rates, and, in some cases, improve mortality. Within orthopaedic surgery, its popularity has primarily grown with...

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News  23 results

Fracture liaison services confer benefit on recurrent fracture risk
https://www.mdedge.com/rheumatology/article/219126/osteoporosis/fracture-liaison-services-confer-benefit-recurrent-fracture?channel=264
Doug Brunk

Mar 17th, 2020 - Implementation of fracture liaison services (FLS) at two Swedish hospitals was associated with an 18% reduction of recurrent fracture over a median follow-up of 2. 2 years, results from an observational cohort study found.

Prevention of Secondary Fractures in Elderly With Hip or Vertebral Fracture Clinical Practice Guidelines (2019)
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/920532

Nov 3rd, 2019 - The guidelines on preventing secondary fractures in persons aged 65 years or older with a hip or vertebral fracture were released on September 20, 2019, by the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR).[1] Fundamental Recommendations ...

Coding to Get Paid Enough for Wellness Visits
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/908775_2

Feb 20th, 2019 - Coding for an Initial Consult, Then Surgery Question: Last weekend when I was on call, the emergency department physician asked me to see a patient after a fall. She had a pelvic fracture, and I took her to surgery later that day. Can I bill for b...

The Effect of Insurance Type on Patient Access to Ankle Fracture Care Under the Affordable Care Act
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/197564/foot-ankle/effect-insurance-type-patient-access-ankle-fracture-care-under/page/0/3?channel=264

Sep 13th, 2018 - RESULTS In total, 350 offices were contacted across 8 states (4 states with and 4 states without expanded Medicaid eligibility) of which we identified 245 orthopedic surgeons who would surgically treat ankle fractures. The 245 surgeons’ offices we.

Does Knowledge of Implant Cost Affect Fixation Method Choice in the Management of Stable Intertrochanteric Hip Fractures?
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/154456/hip/does-knowledge-implant-cost-affect-fixation-method-choice-management?channel=227
Neil S. Kumar, MD, Andre M. Jakoi, MD et. al.

Dec 14th, 2017 - Take-Home Points The incidence of geriatric hip fractures is rising nationally. Costs associated with hip fracture care have risen significantly.

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