45 y.o. with Multiple Hip Fractures

By Matthew Klima

This is the case of a 45 year old patient who sustained bilateral hip fractures 15 years ago in a prior auto accident. The patient also sustained a TBI leaving her dependent upon family for ADL's. Per the family the patient sustained another fracture below her left hip plate 10 years ago and underwent ORIF. The patient is a household ambulator with a walker and assist for safety. The past medical history is insignificant and there is no history of metabolic bone disease


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