Undernutrition, hypothermia and injury in elderly women with fractured neck of femur
: an injury response to altered metabolism.
During the period between July 2014 to July 2015, 50 patients were treated with modular bipolar hemiarthroplasty for fracture neck of femur
at the Basaweshwar Hospital attached to MR Medical College, Kalburagi.
The results are compared with the available western and Indian series where hemiarthroplasty was done for the treatment of fracture neck of femur
in elderly patients.
MATERIAL AND METHODS: The present work on "A Study of Internal fixation of Intracapsular fracture neck of femur
in adults by Multiple Cannulated Cancellous Lag Screws" is carried out during the years 2011 to 2014.
The Table details plasma aspirin esterase activity in patients undergoing hip replacement and with fractured neck of femur
. Figure 1 shows plasma aspirin esterase activity over the period of elective hip surgery.
Hence, bipolar arthroplasty is better in elderly patients with fracture neck of femur
Incidence of fracture neck of femur
in post-polio residual paralysis is not much available in literature.
It is pillared on a concept of the establishing of 2 different supporting position for the implants and their biplanar orientation in head and neck of femur
. The femoral neck following fixation with screws requires support to the weight-bearing head portion, which would act like beam an overhanging edge, which must have 2 different supporting positions for the support of the head fragment.
Of these, 77 patients fractured their neck of femur
. There were 19 medication-related events, 16 of healthcare associated infection and 16 other events reported by DHBs.
A patient with severe ankylosing spondylitis with fixed spine deformity was planned for hemi arthroplasty for fracture neck of femur
. After failed attempts at regional anesthesia, patient was managed under general anesthesia with awake fiberoptic intubation technique and was successfully extubated at the end of surgical procedure.
We examined the lumbar spine and hip region with neck of femur
and trochanteric areas and found that the mean T-score of lumbar was <the mean T-score of hip areas.
Bhatia, "Neck of femur
fracture fixation in a bilateral amputee: an uncommon condition requiring an improvised fracture table positioning technique," BMJ Case Reports, vol.
The presumed logic behind performing such large procedures on elderly patients comes at least in part from evidence around neck of femur
Methods: QUS (in the calcaneus region) and DXA (the spine and the neck of femur
respectively) measurements were performed in 101 females.
Tensile type of stress fracture neck of femur
: role of teriparatide in the process of healing in a high risk patient for impaired healing of fracture.