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ALLMedicine™ Fracture Care Center

Research & Reviews  250 results

Reduced all-cause mortality with bisphosphonates among post-fracture osteoporosis patie...
https://doi.org/10.1002/cpt.2645
Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Hsu YH, Li CC et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - We assessed the survival outcomes associated with real-world bisphosphonate use, stratified by fracture site, type, administration, and duration of treatment, among osteoporosis patients. A systematic review that incorporates our findings was cond...

Observational Study to Evaluate the Influence of Undercast Material Types on Skin Microbiome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05347927

May 2nd, 2022 - This clinical study will evaluate the clinical performance and the safety of the CE-marked casting and padding materials when used in routine fracture care without any additional invasive methods and within the intended use. As primary objective t...

Patient-related healthcare disparities in the quality of acute hip fracture care: a 10-...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8718470
BMJ Open; Kristensen PK, Falstie-Jensen AM et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2022 - To characterise and quantify possible patient-related disparities in hip fracture care including temporal changes. Population-based cohort study. All Danish hospitals treating patients with hip fracture. 60 275 hip fracture patients from 2007 to 2...

Risk Factors for Delayed Hospital Admission and Surgical Treatment of Open Tibial Fract...
https://doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.21.00727
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume; Holler JT, Cortez A et. al.

Apr 21st, 2022 - Open fractures, especially of the tibia, require prompt intervention to achieve optimal patient outcomes. While open tibial shaft fractures are common injuries in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), there is a dearth of literature examining ...

Improved outcomes and reduced medical costs through multidisciplinary co-management pro...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8996524
BMC Geriatrics; Li Y, Tung KK et. al.

Apr 13th, 2022 - To manage the rapidly growing incidence of, and related medical burden resulting from hip fractures in older adults in an aging society, studies involving orthogeriatric co-management treatment models have reported improved outcomes, including red...

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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 25th, 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  10 results

Observational Study to Evaluate the Influence of Undercast Material Types on Skin Microbiome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05347927

May 2nd, 2022 - This clinical study will evaluate the clinical performance and the safety of the CE-marked casting and padding materials when used in routine fracture care without any additional invasive methods and within the intended use. As primary objective t...

Function Focused Care: Fracture Care at Home
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03147222

Mar 10th, 2022 - Prior research by the Baltimore Hip Studies (BHS) has shown that it is possible to improve function, increase physical activity, and improve behavioral symptoms among long term care residents with ADRD and to effectively coach and mentor caregiver...

PENG: an Estimation of ED50 in Neck of Femur Fracture
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05095025

Oct 27th, 2021 - Neck of femur (NOF) fracture is a common presentation to the emergency department, particularly in the older population. 77,210 NOF fractures were recorded in the UK and Ireland in 2018 and the number of cases is projected to increase as life expe...

The Treatment of Type I Open Fractures in Pediatrics
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00870064

Sep 1st, 2021 - Fractures in which bone has been exposed to the outside world through an associated skin injury, known as open fractures, are frequently encountered in orthopaedics. Traditionally, treatment calls for a formal, operative treatment in which the bon...

Effect Of Bioelectric Therapy On Sternal Instability In Patients With Median Sternotomy After Heart Valve Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04949581

Jul 2nd, 2021 - Valvular heart disease constitutes a growing healthcare problem with a general prevalence of 2%-5% and a prevalence of 13% after the age of 75 years Heart valve surgery can be a lifesaving procedure for patients with severe symptomatic heart valve...

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News  22 results

Machine Tops Human in Hip Fracture Classification
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/968631

Feb 16th, 2022 - A new machine learning process has been shown to outperform clinicians when identifying and classifying hip fractures, raising the possibility of better care and reduced costs. Researchers from Bath’s Centre for Therapeutic Innovation and Institut...

Pediatric Fractures Shift During Pandemic
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/938698

Oct 7th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Pediatric fractures dropped by 2. 5-fold during the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic, but more breaks happened at home and on bicycles, and y...

AI could identify fracture risk
https://www.mdedge.com/endocrinology/article/220710/osteoporosis/ai-could-identify-fracture-risk
Jim Kling

Apr 13th, 2020 - A natural language processing algorithm, designed to scour emergency department records for fracture cases, has the potential to improve treatment of osteoporosis and prevent future, more severe fractures. The approach led to a notable increase in.

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

Nov 4th, 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 21st, 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...

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