Complex fractures of bones: when osteosynthesis is the only solution
Some bone fractures require complex treatment and excessive fixation of bone fragments. So, in the case of fractures of the elbow processes, the suprachondrium, and especially in the neck fracture of the thigh (especially in the elderly), such a method of connecting debris, such as osteosynthesis, is used.
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Varicose disease: how to recognize the disease at an early stage?
Varicose veins – the problem is not only aesthetic. This vascular pathology more often bothers women than men. And the cunning of the disease is that it is not so easy to recognize “varicose veins” at an early stage, when the spider veins and protruding veins have not yet appeared. Light subcutaneous blueness on the legs is taken for bruising, and pain and swelling are attributed to fatigue. But it is at this stage that it is important to diagnose varicose disease in a timely manner in order to take action in time and prevent the development of the disease and more serious complications. Continue reading
From stress to cold: with what physiotherapy will help
The use of heat, light, magnetic field, electric current and other physical factors for therapeutic purposes is called physiotherapy. People have long heard that such procedures are useful and widely used in medicine. However, not everyone knows what the specificity of different physiotherapeutic methods is and in what cases this or that procedure will be useful.
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