hip 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…

Hip Fractures – Know Everything About It!

By Dr Nitin Bansal , 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…

Hip Pain Associated Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

By Dr Radhakrishnan Paulraj , Orthopaedics The hip joint is an important joint of the body that is used to withstand continuous motion, stretching and wear and tear. There is a cushion of cartilage in the hip joint which prevents friction of the bone ends. The wear and tear of the cartilage…