She almost won despite running three-plus laps — more than three quarters of the race — with a fractured left hip. Montverde Academy’s Ciara So is Stockton’s recovery. Surgery wasn’t required, but she walked on crutches for three weeks. Among patients who had completed standard rehabilitation after hip fracture, the use of a home exercise program that included exercises such as standing from a chair or climbing a step resulted in improved physical function, according to a study in the TUESDAY, Feb. 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) — A home exercise program provided added benefit to people recovering from a hip fracture, a new study reveals. Specifically, hip fracture patients who’d completed a standard rehab program had better physical A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows that a home exercise program can add a provided benefit to people recovering from a hip fracture. The study included 232 older hip fracture patients who completed standard For an older person in poor health, a hip fracture can lead to complications and be life-threatening. Fortunately your father was active and in good health, so his chances of a complete recovery are high but will require time and patience. “Preventing a Hip Fracture” and “Preparing For and Recovering From Hip Surgery” are the subjects of a special presentation set for 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9 at Central Maine Medical Center, in the Chairmen’s Rooms on the lower level of the 12 High Street .
Tennessee coach Derek Dooley underwent surgery Tuesday for a fractured right hip, which an MRI revealed last Friday It’s good to hear the procedure went well and here’s to a full and speedy recovery. Regional anesthesia can lead to a shorter hospital stay than general anesthesia in hip fracture surgery, new research suggests. For more than 56,000 adults having a hip repair between 2004 and 2011, using regional versus general anesthesia was not linked .