By Karl-Klaus Dittel, Matthias Rapp
The scope and value of hip fractures is sort of incomprehensible. With an international broad occurrence of with regards to 2 million instances in line with 12 months, those fractures pose a frightening problem to our skill to impact and deal with this epidemic.
Basics for operative remedy of proximal and distal femur fractures: transparent surgical indication, brief making plans and education < 24 h, complete weight bearing osteosynthesis, early mobilisation and physiotherapy.
In complete shape the e-book offers using a in the meantime good put in implant (DMS) for osteosynthesis process within the peritrochanteric area. The ''double dynamic'' stabilization (sliding tongue precept and perspective tailored contoured healthy) ability a cutting-edge fracture therapy method. it's a convincing substitute to accomplish a organic osteosynthesis on the femur. The process comprises an infinitely adjustable, versatile perspective, dynamic plate with a tubular distal part.