Trend of Decreasing Hip Fracture Rates in United States May Be Over
Endocrinology Advisor - Sep 18, 2016
In the United States, the decline in hip fracture rates from previous years has halted, according to new research, with higher-than-expected rates reported during the past 3 years. “This is consistent with our expectation of rising fracture rates,” E ...
Study Shines Light on Possible Cause of Genetic Hip Fracture Risk
Endocrinology Advisor - Sep 17, 2016
Data from a preliminary study suggest that a genetic predisposition for poor bone tissue quality (BTQ) could be a risk factor for hip fracture. “Many fractures occur in people without osteoporosis based on [bone mineral density (BMD)], indicating that ...
Alendronate Reduced Hip Fracture Risk in Elderly Patients
Endocrinology Advisor - Sep 16, 2016
In a cohort of elderly individuals, alendronate significantly lowered the risk for hip fracture, leading to improvements that were noticeably better in the oldest groups than those observed in the younger groups. “Our results indicate a highly ...
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Hip Fracture videos
Hip Fractures: The How & Why (Part 1 - Dr. Schroder)
November 2013 ED Grand Rounds Credit for slide images: Michael Baumgaertner, MD - lecture of intertrochanteric hip fractures from www.ota.org revised 2010.
EMT Practical - Hip Fracture
How to stabilize a hip fracture for emergency transport. Video taken from skills class for the EMT Practical.
Post-op nursing considerations for Hip Fracture
Nursing considerations for a post-op hip fracture.
Hip Fracture - Causes and Symptoms
A hip fracture is a serious injury that can affect an individual's life in a variety of ways. When a hip is broken, the fracture typically occurs near where the ...
Where Hip Fractures Occur & 3 Tips For Stronger Hips!
Dr. Susan Brown examines where hip fractures are likely to occur. http://www.betterbones.com/blog/post/where-do-hip-fractures-occur.aspx.