Decreasing incidence of femoral neck fractures in the Medicare population.


This study was designed to evaluate trends in incidence and treatment patterns for intracapsular hip fractures and to evaluate risk factors for complications and mortality. Patients with an intracapsular hip fracture who underwent internal fixation, hemiarthroplasty, or total hip arthroplasty (THA) were identified from a 5% nationwide sample of Medicare… (More)
DOI: 10.3928/01477447-20140924-60

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