Evaluation of Osteoporosis Treatment in Seniors after Hip Fracture

@article{Juby2002EvaluationOO,
  title={Evaluation of Osteoporosis Treatment in Seniors after Hip Fracture},
  author={Angela G. Juby and C. M. De Geus-Wenceslau},
  journal={Osteoporosis International},
  year={2002},
  volume={13},
  pages={205-210}
}
A retrospective chart review was carried out on all consecutive patients over 65 years of age admitted to a tertiary care teaching hospital with a diagnosis of a new hip fracture. A further chart review occurred after discharge from post-surgery rehabilitation. The primary objective was to evaluate the prevalence of osteoporosis diagnosis and treatment in both phases of the study. Secondary objectives included evaluation of the mortality rates, length of stay, prevalence of osteoporosis… CONTINUE READING

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