Acta Scientific Clinical Case Reports

Case StudyVolume 4 Issue 9

Outcomes of Partial Hip Replacement as Primary Treatment for Hip Fractures in the Elderly: A Case Series

Armand Bryan D Sutingco*, Arlan H Troncillo, Jose Rodrigo G Cervero and Ramon B Gustilo

Dr. Ramon B. Gustilo Hospital, Manapla, Negros Occidental, Philippines

*Corresponding Author: Armand Bryan D Sutingco, Dr. Ramon B. Gustilo Hospital, Manapla, Negros Occidental, Philippines.

Received: : July 18, 2023; Published: August 03, 2023


The hip replacement is usually viewed as a salvage procedure for failed fixation treatment in addressing hip fractures. In this case series, the researchers looked into partial hip replacement surgery as a primary treatment in dealing with hip fractures. 61 patients that suffered a hip fracture, 30 femoral neck fractures, and 31 intertrochanteric fractures, were diagnosed through standard radiographs and were managed with partial hip replacement at the hospital. The results showed that partial hip replacement as a primary treatment for hip fractures, both femoral neck, and intertrochanteric fractures, show promising results in terms of shortened hospital length of stay and decreased mortality rates.

 Keywords: Femoral Neck Fractures; Intertrochanteric Fractures; Partial Hip Replacement


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Citation: Armand Bryan D Sutingco., et al. “Outcomes of Partial Hip Replacement as Primary Treatment for Hip Fractures in the Elderly: A Case Series". Acta Scientific Clinical Case Reports 4.9 (2023): 10-18.

Copyright: © 2023 Armand Bryan D Sutingco., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

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