August 2021, Volume 71, Issue 8

Editorial

Aging Gracefully — OrthoCon 2021

Masood Umer  , Haroon ur Rashid  , Rizwan Haroon Rashid

It is an old saying that wisdom comes with age. Increasing age has its untoward effect on one's health. Population ageing is one of the greatest triumphs of human race and is linked to advancement in the field of medicine, public health, and socioeconomic development over diseases. As per the department of Economic and Social Affairs United Nation worldwide a person aged 65 years would be expected to live an additional 17 years. By 2045-2050 this figure will have increased to 19 years.1

Like all other health care specialties, major influx in orthopaedics surgical care is the aging patient, r

Research Article

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