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Yu Q.,Peoples Hospital Emergency Center | Gu B.,Peoples Hospital Emergency Center | Dai J.,Peoples Hospital Emergency Center | Liu Y.,Peoples Hospital Emergency Center | Xiao A.,Peoples Hospital Emergency Center
Life Science Journal | Year: 2013

Objective To explore effective treatment for the proximal humerus fractures in geriatric, to pay attention of its impact on the patient's quality of life and quality of sleep, in order to provide guidance for clinical work. Method 106 cases of proximal humeral fractures in elderly patients were collected and divided into two groups. Total of 53 cases categorized as the observation (case) group after application of lock plate, and 53 patients in the control group after application of ordinary steel in treatment. Clinical efficacy of the treatment, and differences in quality of life and quality of sleep were observed. Results The follow-up of efficacy was significantly better in the case (observation) group than the control group. The quality of life and sleep quality scores were significantly better than the control group. Conclusion The elderly proximal humerus fractures with application of locked plate has significant clinical efficacy. The follow-up of high quality of life and quality of sleep is significant and thus can be applied in the clinical treatment and surgical treatment. Source

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