Search for dissertations about: "hemiarthroplasty"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 14 swedish dissertations containing the word hemiarthroplasty.

  1. 1. The bone cement implantation syndrome - epidemiology, pathophysiology and prevention

    University dissertation from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Mathias Hård af Segerstad; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; bone cement implantation syndrome; femoral neck fracture; cemented hip hemiarthroplasty; pulmonary haemodynamic; right ventricle ejection fraction; pulmonary vascular resistance; hemiarthroplasty;

    Abstract : Bone cementation implantation syndrome (BCIS) has significant morbidity and mortality for patients who are undergoing cemented hip hemiarthroplasty or arthroplasty. The aim of this thesis is to contribute with information of the epidemiological parameters of BCIS and identify risk factors. READ MORE

  2. 2. Arthroplasty for Femoral Neck Fracture. Results of a nationwide implementation

    University dissertation from Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University

    Author : Olof Leonardsson; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Hip fracture; femoral neck fracture; total hip arthroplasty; hemiarthroplasty; long-term results; demography; patient-reported outcome; health-related quality of life; pain; satisfaction;

    Abstract : Hip fractures are devastating for the individual and a substantial economic burden for society. The treatment for displaced femoral neck fracture is a choice between internal fixation, total hip arthroplasty and hemiarthroplasty. READ MORE

  3. 3. Studies on the complications and prediction of mortality after hip fracture surgery

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Carl Mellner; Umeå universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Hip fracture; femoral neck fracture; treatment; total hip arthroplasty; hemiarthroplasty; internal fixation; outcome; infection; periprosthetic joint infection; mortality;

    Abstract : An elderly patient who sustains a hip fracture has increased morbidity and mortality. Scandinavia presents the highest incidence annually of hip fractures worldwide. Femoral neck fracture (FNF) of the hip accounts for 50% of all hip fractures in geriatric patients. READ MORE

  4. 4. Aspects on treatment of femoral neck fractures studies on treatment methods, surgical approach and external validity

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Sebastian Mukka; Umeå universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Hip fracture; femoral neck fracture; treatment; total hip arthroplasty; hemiarthroplasty; internal fixation; surgical approach; outcome; dislocation; femoral offset; leg length discrepancy; external validity; ortopedi; Orthopaedics;

    Abstract : Femoral neck fracture (FNF) is a great challenge for today´s health care and is associated with high mortality and morbidity in the elderly.  In the short term several studies in the literature have demonstrated improved hip function, quality of life and fewer re-operations in elderly patients treated with total hip arthroplasty (THA) instead of internal fixation (IF). READ MORE

  5. 5. Proximal humeral fractures : Aspects of treatment with special reference to displaced fractures in the elderly

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, false

    Author : Karol Zyto; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1997]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; proximal humeralfractures; aged patients; Neer classification; Constant score; long-term follow up; hemiarthroplasty; prospective study; osteopenia; middle- age men.;

    Abstract : Proximal Humeral Fractures Aspects of treatment with special reference to displaced fractures in the elderly Karol Zyto From the Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery, Söder Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, and University Hospital, Umeå University, Sweden The purpose of this thesis was to study the clinical and functional outcome after various treatments of displaced fractures of the proximal humerus in an elderly patient group. Conservative treatment consisting of a short period of immobilisation and an early start of active excercises guided by physiotherapy has been compared with different surgical techniques. READ MORE