fracture

Hip Fractures – How To Prevent It?

By Dr. V V Rajasekhar, Orthopaedics A fracture in the hip is caused by the breaking off the upper part of the thigh bone. The degree of the fracture varies on the forces that are involved. The surgery used to treat a hip fracture is fundamentally based on the level of your…

Osteoporosis – Treatment & Care!

By Dr. Sunil Kumar Dash, Orthopaedics Osteoporosis is a condition which usually results due to a decrease in bone density. In this condition, the bones become weak and brittle. Fractures are a common result of osteoporosis. Usually, symptoms or signs do not show up until the condition progresses to its advanced stages.…

Fracture In The Elderly – What To Do?

By Dr. Amit Kale, Orthopaedics Senior citizens are extremely vulnerable to fractures. Most of the Fractures in elderly occur due to an unattended condition or due to fall. One out of every three senior citizens in India experience fractures due to falling. Common Fractures in Elderly Hip: A fracture in the hip is…

How To Cure Osteoporosis?

By Dr. Deepak Dalmia,Orthopaedics Osteoporosis is a condition which usually results due to a decrease in bone density. In this condition, the bones become weak and brittle. Fractures are a common result of osteoporosis. Usually, symptoms or signs do not show up until the condition progresses to its advanced stages. Since…

Precautions You Need To Take To Avoid The Risk of Hip Frature

By Dr. Naresh Padmanaabhan, Orthopaedics, A fracture in the hip is caused by the breaking off the upper part of the thigh bone. The degree of the fracture varies on the forces that are involved. The surgery used to treat a hip fracture is fundamentally based on the level of your fracture…

How To Get Relief From Post-fracture Pain?

By Dr. K. P. Loknath Kumar, General Physician Fractures, or broken bones, are the common result of falls, motor vehicles accidents, direct blows and recurrent forces. They are frequent among athletes who participate in high-velocity sports such as football, rugby and soccer. While casting and immobilization help the bones heal, injured…

Fractures – Causes, Types And Treatment

By Dr. L Tomar , Orthopaedics The bones in the fingers are known as phalanges. There are three phalanges in each finger, while there are only two in the thumb. A fractured, or broken finger develops when these bones break. An injury to the hand can result in a break. The knuckles,…

All About Hip Fractures

By Dr. Rakesh G. Nair, Orthopaedics A fracture in the hip is caused by the breaking off the upper part of the thigh bone. The degree of the fracture varies on the forces that are involved. The surgery used to treat a hip fracture is fundamentally based on the level of your…

Get Relief From Post-fracture Pain

By Dr Sidharth Verma , Pain Management Fractures, or broken bones, are the common result of falls, motor vehicles accidents, direct blows and recurrent forces. They are frequent among athletes who participate in high-velocity sports such as football, rugby and soccer. While casting and immobilization help the bones heal, injured tendons and…