Leg Fracture Treatment for Seniors Campbellsville KY

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Richard A Sanders
(270) 465-0632
1698 Old Lebanon Rd
Campbellsville, KY
Specialty
Orthopedic Surgery

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KORT Campbellsville Physical Therapy
(270) 283-9957
315 E. Broadway, Suite A
Campbellsville, KY
Promotion
KORT Offers Appointments within 24 hours and accepts all major Insurances including Workers Comp.

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Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Aquatic Therapy, Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Lebanon Physical Therapy
(270) 699-9503
703 E Main St
Lebanon, KY
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Central Kentucky Rehab
(270) 699-2356
225 W Main St
Lebanon, KY
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Scott Douglas Mair, MD
(859) 323-5533
740 S Limestone K-401,
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1991

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Sanjiv Mehta, MD
270-932-4211 x302
202 Milby St
Greensburg, KY
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Gov'T Med Coll, Punjabi Univ, Patiala, Punjab, India
Graduation Year: 1986

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Kort Lebanon Physical Therapy
(270) 321-1959
703 East Main Street
Lebanon, KY
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KORT Offers Appointments within 24 hours and accepts all major Insurances including Workers Comp.

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Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Aquatic Therapy, Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Spring View Rehabilitation Service
(270) 692-5130
320 Loretto Rd
Lebanon, KY
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Juan Martin Favetto
(502) 561-4263
225 Abraham Flexner Way
Louisville, KY
Specialty
Hand Surgery

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Mark Edward Einbecker, MD
(859) 278-3481
1780 Nicholasville Rd Ste 501
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1985

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Take Heart, Seniors--You Can Recover from Leg Fractures

Fractures to the legs and hips are one of the main reasons that people over 65 end up in the hospital. But not much is known about how these patients recover. This study followed 30 seniors who had leg fractures in accidents such as car crashes.

Researchers did physical tests of strength and range of motion and asked the subjects questions about their health, activities, and mental state. The subjects were tested an average of almost three years after their injuries.

The results showed that almost all of the patients had recovered very well. Their physical tests showed that the injured legs and uninjured legs functioned at about the same level. The subjects reported a low level of pain. And they even compared well to a control group of seniors who had never broken a bone in their legs.

One surprising difference between the subjects and the healthy control group was the results of the scores on mental state. Even though the subjects had returned to good function and low pain, they showed a much lower mental state. The authors don't know how to explain this. They note that the lowest scores came from people who had spent a long time in the hospital, and that two subjects were diagnosed with depression. Their responses may have caused a lower overall average score.

These results are somewhat different than other similar studies. The researchers suggest that it could be because their study limited subjects to people who had relatively simple fractures, witho...

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