Vol. 4 No. 1 (2021): American Journal of Orthopedic Research and Reviews


Shunhan Yao, Dinggui Lu
Affiliated Hospital of Youjiang Medical University for Nationalities; No.18, Zhongshan 2nd Road, Baise, Guangxi, 533000, China


  • Elderly patients with femoral neck fracture; conservative treatment; surgical treatment; accelerated recovery

How to Cite

Shunhan Yao, Dinggui Lu. (2021). CURRENT STATUS OF DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF FEMORAL NECK FRACTURES IN THE ELDERLY. American Journal of Orthopedic Research and Reviews, 4(1), 19. https://doi.org/10.28933/ajorr-2021-01-0805


Femoral neck fractures are common fractures in the elderly, especially in elderly women. There are many mature treatment methods for femoral neck fractures. However, which option is better is still controversial. In order to allow clinicians to better develop treatment plans for elderly patients with femoral neck fractures, this article summarizes the diagnosis and treatment status of elderly femoral neck fractures from the aspects of epidemiology, etiology and diagnosis, treatment methods and progress of elderly femoral neck fractures.


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