Postoperative Rehabilitation in Patients with Hip Fracture


Sindel D. , Diracoglu D.

TURKIYE FIZIKSEL TIP VE REHABILITASYON DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, vol.55, pp.8-14, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 55
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2009.05125.x
  • Title of Journal : TURKIYE FIZIKSEL TIP VE REHABILITASYON DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.8-14

Abstract

Although hip fractures are important problems which cause worldwide severe issues, optimal healing and survival can be achieved with appropriate treatment management. The purpose of the rehabilitation is to convey patient to the highest possible functional level and to prevent new fractures. Both cooperation and coordination between surgeons and rehabilitation specialists are very important to provide suitable treatment and rehabilitation approach. Turk J Phys Med Rehab 2009; 55 Suppl 1: 8-14.