Have you heard of G60? Nearly 44% of traumas in Arizona are due to hip fractures from ground-level falls amongst the G60 population. While narcotics are not the best choice for analgesia for this group, there are alternatives including the Fascia Iliaca block.
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Alicia Mangram, MD, FACS presented Interactive Geriatric Trauma Case at the 10th annual Southwest Trauma & Acute Care Symposium on Friday, November 9, 2018. Dr. Mangram is the SICU Medical Director and the General Surgery Residency Program Director with HonorHealth John C. Lincoln and Deer Valley Medical Centers in Phoenix, AZ.