Various modalities of treatments are available like sliding hip screw, cephalomedullary nails, dynamic condylar screw, hemiarthroplasty and trochanteric
At the end of the procedure, the desired distal advancement of the trochanteric
fragment is greatly facilitated by a release of the long tendinous head of the gluteus minimus muscle, which runs along the anterior border of the mobile trochanteric
fractures in elderly osteoporotic patients: role of primary hemiarthroplasty.
Surgical options for distal radial fracture, hip fracture, and trochanteric
and femoral neck fractures are included.
Appropriate conditions can include: | Plantar Fasciitis | Calcific Tendonitis of the Shoulder | Tennis and Golfer's Elbow | Achilles Tendinopathy (Hamstring) | Hamstring origin tendinopathy | Trochanteric
pain syndrome (Lateral hip pain) | Patella Tendinopathy (Jumpers Knee) | Medial Tibial Periostitis (Shin Splints) | How does shockwave therapy work?
Hip fracture can be classified into femoral neck fracture and femoral trochanteric
Hip dislocation was difficult because of the gigantic femoral head and caused a trochanteric
epiphysis may also be elongated further predisposing individuals to GTPI.
On local examination, there was mild swelling over the left greater trochanteric
region with mild thickening, irregularity, tenderness and absence of local rise in temperature on palpation.
Biomechanically, there is a high stress concentration in trochanteric
region and high degree of communition makes reduction and fixation of such fractures a difficulty, which in turn is responsible for the high incidence of complications in the treatment of these fractures.
It has eight new chapters and new approaches and techniques, including extended greater trochanteric
osteotomy and variations, arthroscopy for structural hip problems, double-tapered stems (ream and broach), techniques for proximal femoral deformity, and custom triflange devices; extended discussions of non-arthroplasty approaches, primary total hip arthroplasty, and revision total hip arthroplasty; and new coverage of techniques to manage infection and osteolysis in total hip arthroplasty.
The AO/ASIF proximal femoral nail (PFN) for the treatment of unstable trochanteric