J Orthop Trauma 2021 Mar 16. Epub 2021 Mar 16.
NYU Langone Health, NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, Division of Orthopedic Trauma Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, 301 East 17 Street, New York, NY 10003, Phone: 212-598-6000 Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, 8900 Van Wyck Expressway, Queens, NY 11418, Phone: 718-206-6923.
Objectives: To examine the feasibility of a novel anesthetic option for hip fracture fixation with short cephalomedullary nails.
Design: Retrospective cohort study.
Setting: An urban, academic level 1 trauma center, a tertiary care academic medical center, and an orthopedic specialty hospitalPatients/Participants: 20 recent and 40 risk-matched (1:1:1 by anesthesia type) historical hip fracture patients. Read More