Life expectancy and functional prognosis after femoral neck fractures in hemodialysis patients.

OBJECTIVES To identify whether differences exist in the outcomes between patients undergoing hemodialysis and elderly nonhemodialysis patients with a femoral neck fracture. DESIGN Retrospective review. SETTING Level 1 trauma center. PATIENTS/INTERVENTIONS A total of 71 femoral neck fractures in 62 patients undergoing hemodialysis treated… CONTINUE READING