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HIP FIXATION

X-BOLT® XHS™

X-BOLT® XHS™

 

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X-BOLT® Trochanteric Nail

X-BOLT® Trochanteric Nail

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X-BOLT® FN Mini-Plate

X-BOLT® FN Mini-Plate

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The Burden of Hip Fractures

a huge social and financial impact

1 in 6

Lifetime risk of hip fracture is 1 in 6 for white women, compared with a 1 in 9 risk of breast cancer

$40,000

A hip fracture episode typically costs $40,000 (€35,000)

6% failure rate

Re-operation costs an additional $50,000. Huge impact on independence for the patient

4.5 - 6.3 million

By 2050 the number of cases is estimated to reach between 4.5 million and 6.3 million

Less than 50%

Less than half those who survive the hip fracture regain their previous level of function

33%

33% of survivors are either totally dependent or in a nursing home in the following year