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What are the benefits of a hip replacement for a femoral neck fracture?

Since the goal of doctors is always to return people to their previous level of function before their injury, the treatment choice for a femoral neck fracture is a total hip replacement. It tends to have the lowest re-operation rate and the least amount of pain associated with it postoperatively. The rewards or the outcomes associated with a hip replacement for a femoral neck fracture in the right person far outweigh the risks associated with performing the procedure.

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