This volume addresses the issues, complications and treatments that face hip specialists and general orthopaedic surgeons in both the surgical and non-surgical treatment of hip fractures. Over 500 photographs and drawings explain the various types of hip fractures. In addition, this book covers epidemiology and mechanisms of injury, diagnosis, treatment principles, rehabilitation, outcome assessment, and the economics of treatment and prevention. Hip Fractures provides complete coverage of the diagnostic and technical techniques making it the definitive source for decision making.Lancet 1988; 2:1046a1049. Langlois JA, Harris ... Suzuki T, Yoshida H, Hashimoto T, et al. ... Felson DT, Kiel DP Anderson JJ, Kannel WB. Alcohol ... 94. fracture among white persons aged 65 years and older in the United States 1984 a1987.
|Author||:||Kenneth Koval, Joseph Zuckerman|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-06-29|