HipFractures and ABCsby
PC over at Street Watch: Notes of a Paramedic has a fascinating article on hipfractures.
It’s... Medical Dispatch which states that a hipfracture is not a prehospital emergency...
Poor treatment for common verteb ...by
Dr. Rubens D.
Poor treatment for common vertebral compression fractures
The advice and treatment given... that the treatment and advice that is given to patients with an acute vertebral compression fracture is far...
Robodoc is now coming to the US ...by
Robodoc is now coming to the US for robotic knee and hip surgeries. Just hot from the approval... traumatic for patients and more precise than manual preparation techniques. In Total Hip surgery...
It depends on how bad the fracture is. If the pieces are normally lined up and the animal is otherwise healthy, then limiting the animal's activity by keeping the animal in a crate or cage until the fracture