Home Practice Geriatric Hip Fracture Treatment

TWO MAIN TYPES OF HIP FRACTURES - ARE COMMONLY SEEN IN MEN AND WOMEN AGED MORE THAN 60 YEARS , DUE TO OSTEOPOROSIS 


A.TROCHANTERIC FRACTURES - WHICH HAVE TO BE FIXED (WITH AN IMPLANT) -

GERIATRIC HIP FRACTURE FIXATIONS /SURGERY IN TWENTY MINUTES USING TWO CMS INCISION -USING SWISS NAIL

WHY DURATION IS IMPORTANT 
1. it minimizes the blood loss
2. minimizes operative stress on old high risk patients 
3. minimizes morbidity
4. minimizes mortality risks
5 . facilitates early rehab - because of minimal tissue damage in surgery / incision 2.5 cms only

6. Excellent results for very high risk , cardiac , diabetic , renal failure, hypertensive , old >75 yrs patients- MINIMIZING THE RISKS

7 . GIVES GREAT RESULTS/ PAIN RELIEF - better nursing care AND A HAPPY PAIN FREE PATIENT .



B . FRACTURE OF NECK OF FEMUR - WHICH HAVE TO BE REPLACED ( REPLACE WITH AN ARTIFICIAL PROSTHESIS) .


WE PERFORM SURGERY ONLY WITH  - finest imported UNCEMENTED IMPLANTS

AND ONLY IN THE RARE CASES / CEMENTED PROSTHESIS - older concept and older patient .

implant options - INDIAN VS IMPORTED AVAILABLE .