Although there is no conclusive evidence that a hospitalization can lead to dementia, the American Geriatrics Society estimates that about 30% of patients over 70 who undergo surgery—either for a fractured pelvis, hip, or other health issue— come home The man was taken to hospital with suspected head injuries and fractured pelvis. Police attended and are appealing for witnesses to the accident, to help with their inquiries. Call 101 with information. His back was broken in two places. His jaw, collarbone, ribs and pelvis were fractured and his lung was punctured. Two weeks in intensive care, two months in hospital and four years of physiotherapy later, Mr Duggan still suffers every day. “The man has chest injuries, internal injuries and possibly a fractured pelvis,” Mr Elliott said. Metropolitan Fire Brigade spokesman Trevor Woodward said the fact the man had survived the crash was extraordinary. “That’s a very lucky fella,” he said. POLICE are appealing for information after an elderly woman fractured her pelvis after being knocked down by a car in Tunbridge Wells last week. The 74-year-old woman was hit by a car on Vale Road in Tunbridge Wells on November 6 at around 5.30pm (CNN)– German Chancellor Angela Merkel fractured her pelvis in a skiing accident in Switzerland over the holidays, her spokesman told reporters Monday. Merkel was cross-country skiing when the accident occurred. Spokesman Steffen Seibert did not disclose .
Anteroposterior compression pelvic fracture with an associated Denis zone II sacral fracture. The symphysis was plated with a 3.5-mm reconstruction plate, and the sacrum was fixed with iliosacral screws. Unstable pelvic fractures typically occur as a Q: My horse was sound when he was turned out one night, and the next morning he was lame in the hind end. It took quite a few diagnostics by my veterinarian before it was determined that he had suffered a slight pelvic fracture. How common is this and what (NaturalNews) If you had serious doubts about an earlier Natural News story on how a woman cured her cancer with carrot juice, as recommended to her by another who had done the same, here’s another carrot juice story that should blow your mind.  It was The motorist, believed to be in his 40s, suffered serious chest and leg injuries, a possible fractured pelvis and head injuries during the collision in Point Cook, in Melbourne’s west, yesterday morning. Paramedics were also concerned he may have .