Risk factors for high length of hospital stay and in-hospital mortality in hip fractures in the elderly

Risk factors for high length of hospital stay and in-hospital mortality in hip fractures in the elderly
Rev Esp Cir Ortop Traumatol. 2021 Apr 27:S1888-4415(21)00054-0. doi: 10.1016/j.recot.2020.11.008. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTPURPOSE: To determine the risk factors influencing in-hospital mortality and/or increased hospital stay in patients older than 65 years with proximal femur fracture.METHODS: Retrospective study of patients aged over 65 years operated on for hip fracture between January 2015 and December 2017. Medical, psychological, functional and analytical ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2021-05-01By J Salvador Marín