• It has been suggested that use of conventional uncemented femoral stems should be avoided in octogenarians because there is an increased risk of aseptic loosening due to poor bone quality, a higher prevalence of thigh pain, a higher cost, a higher risk of periprosthetic fracture intra- and postoperatively, and more difficult revisioning. (healio.com)
  • Other indications include rheumatoid arthritis, avascular necrosis, traumatic arthritis, protrusio acetabuli, certain hip fractures, benign and malignant bone tumors, arthritis associated with Paget's disease, ankylosing spondylitis and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Surgical options for osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures complicated with spinal deformity and neurologic deficit. (springermedizin.de)
  • At 10 weeks postoperatively, the patient complained of arm pain, and plain radiographs showed no obvious fracture healing. (hindawi.com)
  • AP and lateral radiographs of midshaft humeral fracture. (hindawi.com)
  • We present the case of a midshaft humeral fracture treated with a locking compression plate that developed a nonunion, in a 60-year old female. (hindawi.com)
  • Vertebral compression fractures (VCFs) pose a significant burden of disease in an aging population. (springermedizin.de)
  • Parreira PCS, Maher CG, Megale RZ, March L, Ferreira ML. An overview of clinical guidelines for the management of vertebral compression fracture: a systematic review. (springermedizin.de)
  • Management of vertebral compression fracture in general practice: BEACH program. (springermedizin.de)
  • Spinal compression fracture management: a review of current treatment strategies and possible future avenues. (springermedizin.de)