The use of a regional nerve block may provide noticeable pain relief, reduce time to first mobilization, and decrease the risk for pneumonia in patients with hip fractures.
Fewer than 1 in 4 women receive recommended assessment or treatment of osteoporosis within 1 year after hip fracture.
An anti-inflammatory diet may protect women against bone density loss and decrease the risk of hip fracture.
Alzheimer's disease is a major risk factor for hip fracture, as well as mortality after hip fracture.
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