Pain relief for fractured neck of femur
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Pain relief for fractured neck of femur

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Every year in the UK about 65,000 people – often those who are older and vulnerable – sustain a common type of hip fracture called a fractured neck of femur, according to the Royal College of Emergency Medicine (RCEM).

Emergency Nurse. 28, 4, 10-10. doi: 10.7748/en.28.4.10.s9

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