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Hip Fracture Repair (Hip Pinning)
Learn about surgery to repair a broken or fractured hip and what to expect.
Get tips on how to take care of yourself at home after hip repair surgery.
Surgery is usually the best treatment for a broken (fractured) hip. Three types of surgery can be used. Hip repair (internal fixation). Hip repair involves stabilizing broken bones with surgical screws, nails, rods, or plates. This type of surgery is usually for people who have fractures in which the...