Femur Fracture Physiotherapy

Our physiotherapists are experienced in providing a complete range of physiotherapy services.

 
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  • Therapy for general injuries
  • Therapy for sports injuries
  • Speedy recovery after surgery

Femur Fracture Physiotherapy

Our physiotherapists are experienced in providing a complete range of physiotherapy services.

 
Fill up the form to know more about our physiotherapy services for Femur Fracture.
  • Therapy for general injuries
  • Therapy for sports injuries
  • Speedy recovery after surgery

Physiotherapy services for femur fracture

A fracture at the thigh bone or femur, the longest, strongest and heaviest bone in the human body, is called as a femur fracture. The size and strength of the femur is extremely high. This usually means that under normal conditions, a massive force or considerable injury is required to lead to a femur fracture. Falls and automobile accidents are some of the major reasons for a femur fracture. Fractures resulting after a small injury may suggest the existence of the bone illness. Sometimes, a fractured femur of a child might be an indication of child abuse.

A fractured femur may cause pain, leg bleeding, and inability to move the leg. Severe blood loss might lead to shock. Sometimes, bone fragments may also remain in the skin. Fractures of the femur are associated with conditions that might lead to other injuries as well to other regions of the human body.

Femur fracture physiotherapy can help with fracture post a femur fracture and esp. helpful in cases where the fracture runs from the top of the hip to the knee.

 

Mostly this fracture will require surgery to set the bones back. Nonsurgical treatment entails holding the pieces in place, so the bone can get set and healed.

 

Based on the situation, the following may be used.

 

  • A metal plate with screws,
  • a steel rod through the bone or
  • metal hooks and a framework.

Proper healing doesn’t merely mean the elimination of the implanted aids and patient’s resumption of daily activities. A well-designed program of femur fracture physiotherapy can guarantee a sure, safe, secure and successful rehabilitation. Failure to cure properly may aggravate the condition and curtail freedom of movement.

 

Once the physiotherapy plan has been prescribed, you may start range-of-motion and strengthening exercises to enhance conditioning of the impacted area. Exercises will ease movement and re-establish flexibility. While some of these can be carried out at home, a few may be better suited to be carried out within the physiotherapy center.

 

Diagnosis of a Femur Fracture

 

A femur fracture is a serious condition mostly resulting from an accident and diagnosed by a doctor mostly in an emergency area because these cases mostly reach the emergency wards only. If there are any visible signs and a massive pain in legs, hips, the doctor may use a CT scan or an x-ray to detect the fracture. The fracture may be intense enough to split the femur or just an easy crack or bad enough to be broken and piercing through the skin.

 

Femur fracture treatment entails an admission in the hospital, and an operation followed by physiotherapy exercise for a femur fracture. Most patients get therapy in a rehab center or nursing.

 

While full recovery may take anywhere between 12 months to 12 weeks, most men and women start walking with the support of a physical therapist and physiotherapy after femur fracture surgery within one or two days.

The physician will design a program of physiotherapy after femur fracture surgery to accelerate healing. This program includes exercises and remedies to be done at home to allow to return to regular daily life and actions.

Therapists assist by getting over and recover from the following

  • High Pain levels
  • Leg, hip, and spine movement
  • Power in legs and restoring balance
  • Walking skill
  • Speed of recovery
  • Return to sports and regular activity
  • Adjustments to be made in the initial 24 – 48 Hours post-surgery

After surgery or injury, the post operative physiotherapy for femur fracture can help with the following –

Get out of bed to walk and stand. Mobilization (walking, standing, moving around), will help in preventing blood clots and other ailments. Learn to use crutches or a walker.

  • Reduce Pain – The Therapist can use various kinds of machines and treatments to control and lower your pain. These remedies could include heat, ice, ultrasound, mild electric stimulation, taping, exercises, and particularly skilled treatments done with all the palms known as manual techniques.
  • Boost Motion – The therapist may select remedies and actions that will help restore motion. This advancement which you perform yourself and may begin the therapist applies to a leg and hip joint.
  • Boost Strength – Recovery will be benefited by exercises along with the therapist who will design an individualized treatment plan. He or she will select and teach the exercises which will restore stamina, strength, and endurance. These can include things like using stretchy bands, weights pulleys, cardio machines, and weight machines.
  • Speed Retrieval Time – Your therapist is experienced and trained in deciding on the exercises and treatments that will assist you to achieve your goals quicker than you may be able to, return to your life, and heal faster with ease.
  • Return to Tasks – Your therapist will plan the treatment plan that will assist you to achieve these goals and may collaborate to decide such as return to work and game. Your therapist may utilize manual methods machines, exercises, perform re-training tasks, and tactics and exercises that will assist you to attain your objectives.
  • Prevent Future Reinjury – Your physical therapist may suggest a plan to strengthen and stretch the muscles around your hip, upper leg, and heart to help avoid future issues. These might consist of flexibility and strength exercises.

What Type of Physical Therapist Can I Want?

While all therapists are trained and have expertise and education to take care of post operative physiotherapy for femur fracture. You may want to esp. look for the following –

  • A physical therapist who has experience in treating individuals after femur fractures.
  • A physical therapist who is a naturopathic orthopedic clinical specialist. This therapist has the expertise, knowledge.
  • It is possible to find a physical therapist that have these and other certificates by using references or internet searches will assist to seek out physical therapists with clinical experience in your geographical location.

General hints when you’re looking for a physical therapist –

  • Get recommendations from family members and friends or by other healthcare providers.
  • If you get in touch with a physical therapy clinic for an appointment, inquire about the physical therapists’ expertise in assisting individuals who’ve femur fractures.
  • During your initial visit to the therapist, prepare to describe symptoms in as much detail as possible, and state exactly what causes the symptoms to worsen

A fracture at the thigh bone or femur, the longest, strongest and heaviest bone in the human body, is called as a femur fracture. The size and strength of the femur is extremely high. This usually means that under normal conditions, a massive force or considerable injury is required to lead to a femur fracture. Falls and automobile accidents are some of the major reasons for a femur fracture. Fractures resulting after a small injury may suggest the existence of the bone illness. Sometimes, a fractured femur of a child might be an indication of child abuse.

A fractured femur may cause pain, leg bleeding, and inability to move the leg. Severe blood loss might lead to shock. Sometimes, bone fragments may also remain in the skin. Fractures of the femur are associated with conditions that might lead to other injuries as well to other regions of the human body.

Femur fracture physiotherapy can help with fracture post a femur fracture and esp. helpful in cases where the fracture runs from the top of the hip to the knee.

 

Mostly this fracture will require surgery to set the bones back. Nonsurgical treatment entails holding the pieces in place, so the bone can get set and healed.

 

Based on the situation, the following may be used.

 

  • A metal plate with screws,
  • a steel rod through the bone or
  • metal hooks and a framework.

Proper healing doesn’t merely mean the elimination of the implanted aids and patient’s resumption of daily activities. A well-designed program of femur fracture physiotherapy can guarantee a sure, safe, secure and successful rehabilitation. Failure to cure properly may aggravate the condition and curtail freedom of movement.

 

Once the physiotherapy plan has been prescribed, you may start range-of-motion and strengthening exercises to enhance conditioning of the impacted area. Exercises will ease movement and re-establish flexibility. While some of these can be carried out at home, a few may be better suited to be carried out within the physiotherapy center.

 

Diagnosis of a Femur Fracture

 

A femur fracture is a serious condition mostly resulting from an accident and diagnosed by a doctor mostly in an emergency area because these cases mostly reach the emergency wards only. If there are any visible signs and a massive pain in legs, hips, the doctor may use a CT scan or an x-ray to detect the fracture. The fracture may be intense enough to split the femur or just an easy crack or bad enough to be broken and piercing through the skin.

Femur fracture treatment entails an admission in the hospital, and an operation followed by physiotherapy exercise for femur fracture. Most patients get therapy in a rehab center or nursing.

 

While full recovery may take anywhere between 12 months to 12 weeks, most men and women start walking with the support of a physical therapist and physiotherapy after femur fracture surgery within one or two days.

Femur fracture physiotherapy can help with fracture post a femur fracture and esp. helpful in cases where the fracture runs from the top of the hip to the knee.

 

Mostly this fracture will require surgery to set the bones back. Nonsurgical treatment entails holding the pieces in place, so the bone can get set and healed.

 

Based on the situation, the following may be used.

 

  • A metal plate with screws,
  • a steel rod through the bone or
  • metal hooks and a framework.

Proper healing doesn’t merely mean the elimination of the implanted aids and patient’s resumption of daily activities. A well-designed program of femur fracture physiotherapy can guarantee a sure, safe, secure and successful rehabilitation. Failure to cure properly may aggravate the condition and curtail freedom of movement.

 

Once the physiotherapy plan has been prescribed, you may start range-of-motion and strengthening exercises to enhance conditioning of the impacted area. Exercises will ease movement and re-establish flexibility. While some of these can be carried out at home, a few may be better suited to be carried out within the physiotherapy center.

 

Diagnosis of a Femur Fracture

 

A femur fracture is a serious condition mostly resulting from an accident and diagnosed by a doctor mostly in an emergency area because these cases mostly reach the emergency wards only. If there are any visible signs and a massive pain in legs, hips, the doctor may use a CT scan or an x-ray to detect the fracture. The fracture may be intense enough to split the femur or just an easy crack or bad enough to be broken and piercing through the skin.

 

Femur fracture treatment entails an admission in the hospital, and an operation followed by physiotherapy exercise for a femur fracture. Most patients get therapy in a rehab center or nursing.

 

While full recovery may take anywhere between 12 months to 12 weeks, most men and women start walking with the support of a physical therapist and physiotherapy after femur fracture surgery within one or two days.

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How We Made A Difference

  • review rating 1  If there was an option of negative stars then I would have choosen it. They offered me a package of₹ 5950/- for 10 days and after 2 days updated me on new package of ₹5700/- for 7 days without my consent. Even deposited my earlier cheque and then I had to follow up for the balance for about 10 days explaining my issue everyday to the new person on their helpline. They don't acknowledge emails too. Worst experience and definitely not recommended

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    5/23/2019
  • review rating 5  The physiotherapist came to my home was very helpful and knowledgeable. She properly gave me the detailed information about my injury. Also the first assessment is free of cost.

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    10/17/2019
  • review rating 1  worst service, they just talk as if they will send professional at our place, they give big promises at the time of starting their services, but when the attendant come at our place we realized that he was more delicate than our patient, the person whom they had sent got a small scratch in his finger and than the same day he said he wont come as he got injury, so the next day he dint turn up neither did care24 arrange for a replacement, after calling them for 4 times they said me sorry they couldn't arrange anyone today. they don not have the decency to even inform that they cannot arrange for a replacement.. please do not go for their services, its just the promises nothing to deliver

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    4/11/2019
  • review rating 1  Worst!!! I am paying for professional services and the attendant is not professional. The level of disappointment is i have to terminate services on Day 1 itself. And still I am being told to pay for 1 day. Please assess the attendant before going for services from care24

    thumb Praful Jadhav
    5/07/2019
  • review rating 5  We contacted care 24 for my Dad's physiotherapy. Our physiotherapist Dr Dharita is very knowledgeable and extremely patient. My Dad is showing a lot for improvement in terms of his movement.

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Frequently Asked questions

  • When recovering from an illness or surgery, you look forward to returning to your own home and recuperating in an environment where you are comfortable, relaxed and safe. This is made possible with our in-home nursing services.
  • Care needs of those who are advanced in age and are unable to take care of themselves can be an overwhelming task for the rest of the family members. This often leads to the thought that a nursing home/care home is the only practical option left.
  • Complex care needs might make one want to consider moving to a nursing home to recover under the watch of trained professionals. Our in-home nursing services can help you recover in the comfort of your own home.
    Our in-home nursing services will help smoothen-out the transition from Hospital to Home
  • Recovery in familiar surroundings, surrounded by family, is proven to be quicker
  • Our nurses take care of your complex needs while helping you maintain your independence, lifestyle and daily routine.
  • Home care nursing helps those advanced in age too; for them home is where all their memories are, where their children and grand-children live. It is the place they feel needed and loved.
    With our home care nursing services, you can provide the best care for your loved one in the family home, without making any extra demands of your family members.

Care24’s trained nurses provide high quality home care nursing services for hospital like care at home. Whether you are looking for simple support in doing everyday tasks when recovering or need complex care that can be daunting for family members to undertake. Our nurses are highly trained medical professionals capable of providing hospital-like care in the comfort of your own home.

Our nurses are experienced in providing a complete range of nursing care specializations:

  • Taking medicines on time, monitoring blood pressure and other vitals, and fixing a diet plan
  • Oral and personal hygiene, feeding and bathroom assistance, or assistance with mobility
  • Caring and dressing wounds, handling IV infusions and other medical equipment, emptying catheter bags, colostomy bags and bed pans
  • Our nurses (females) or brothers (males) are highly qualified, experienced, and capable of providing hospital like nursing care in the comfort of your own home. All our Nurses go through a rigorous background check, a written exam and trained in all medical procedures that are listed below to ensure you get expert & professional in-home nursing services.
  • Our Nurses are medically qualified with BSc, GNM, or ANM degrees, and many years of experience with leading hospitals. Since each case is unique and may require specific skills, we also ensure that we identify and deploy which nurse will be best for your need.
  • Our nurses and brothers are discreet, and sensitive to the emotional and physical needs of the patient and other family members. Our Nurses are familiar with following a physician’s instructions when caring for a patient and empathic to offer encouragement and support to those who require our nursing care services.

You can fill a request form on our website or download our app and simply click a button to request a Nurse.

Provide us with medical details of the patient who needs nursing care, the tasks the nurse needs to do, the duration for which you need our in-home nursing services and your preferences of gender or language if any.

Our team will connect with you to confirm your requirement and send a nurse to take care of the patient. All our nurses are uniformed and carry identification to help you know that you are indeed letting a trained professional from Care24 into your home.