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Spinal cord injury(Quadriplegics or Paraplegics) is a type of severe paralysis.Here i explain some of the body phenomena, which begins after injury. Nursing Tips, Nursing Notes, Pressure Ulcer, Pressure Points, Hip Fracture, Bed Sores, Nursing Information, Quadriplegic, Nursing Assessment

Pressure Ulcers Preventable with This ‘Wearable’ for Wheelchairs

A sensory-equipped 'wearable' for wheelchairs and beds promises to prevent pressure ulcers by letting you know when to shift position.

DePuy Synthes and Stryker Lead Orthopedic External Fixation Trauma Device Market Due to Increased Hip Fractures in the U. Hip Fracture, Surgical Tech, Hip Replacement, Scrub Life, Pain Management, Trauma, Medical, Disorders, Physical Therapy

DePuy Synthes and Stryker Lead Orthopedic External Fixation Trauma Device Market Due to Increased Hip Fractures in the U.S.

Growth in the hip external fixation market is driven by an increase in fractures due to the aging U.S. population and advancements in infection prevention technologies. As the population ages, prevalence of hip fractures increases. These fractures are currently accounting for the largest total number of bone fixation procedures in the U.S., commonly associated with falls and accidents.

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Nursing Home Falls Often Deadly

According to a new study and article in the Journal of the American Medical Association, death or immobility often follows hip fractures in nursing homes. According to the study, half of nursing home residents either die or lose the ability to walk within 6 months of a fall resulting in a hip fracture. Six months after a fall resulting in a hip fracture, one third of such nursing home residents died. Almost half of those injured were de

Last Friday I had my 6 week post op appointment. My hope was that the new X-ray would should healing of the fracture and that maybe I could . Hip Fracture, Stress Fracture, Preparing For Surgery, Ankle Surgery, Joint Replacement, Surgery Recovery, Tears Of Joy, Medical Advice, Nursing Students

Tears of Joy

Blog Post by Caffeine and Freckles: Tears of Joy Surgery, hip surgery, recovery, pain, healing, stress fracture, blog, ORIF, pinned hip, healing journey

Hip fracture is a break in the upper part of thigh bone (femur) near to the hip joint. Hip fracture symptoms, causes and treatment are highlighted in this article. Bone Health, Nursing, Education, Board, Teaching, Training

Hip Fracture | Fracture of the Hip - Causes Symptoms Risks Treatment

Hip fracture is a break in the upper part of thigh bone (femur) near to the hip joint. Hip fracture symptoms, causes and treatment are highlighted in this article.

Elderly Hip Fracture: Prevention & Treatment – A Place for Mom Hip Fracture, Home Health, Nursing, Amp, Learning, Study, Teaching, Studying, Education

Hip Fractures in the Elderly: Prevention & Treatment

A broken hip is a serious and potentially disabling injury for seniors. Learn about prevention, treatment, and recovery from hip fractures in the elderly.