hip fracture

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…

Hip Fractures – Know The Risk Factors Associated With it!

By Dr. Umesh Jain,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…

Hip Fractures – Know All About It!

By Dr. Ravi C V , 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…

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…

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…