It is a femoral fracture that occurs in the proximal end of the femur near the hip area. There are two types of fractures, they are intracapsular and extracapsular. The symptoms mainly occur in elderly people or patient. It is very rare in children and adolescents. Generally Elderly patients suffer from low energy and suffer from pain and that is the reason they cant bear weight and fracture their hip boneReview articles are the summary of current state of understanding on a particular research topic. They analyze or discuss research previously published by scientist and academicians rather than reporting novel research results.
Review article comes in the form of systematic reviews and literature reviews and are a form of secondary literature. Systematic reviews determine an objective list of criteria, and find all previously published original research papers that meet the criteria. They then compare the results presented in these papers. Literature reviews, by contrast, provide a summary of what the authors believe are the best and most relevant prior publications.
The concept of "review article" is separate from the concept of peer-reviewed literature. It is possible for a review to be peer-reviewed, and it is possible for a review to be non-peer-reviewed.
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