Factors influencing the progress of mobilization in hip fracture patients during the early postsurgical period?-A prospective observational study.

@article{Buecking2015FactorsIT,
  title={Factors influencing the progress of mobilization in hip fracture patients during the early postsurgical period?-A prospective observational study.},
  author={Benjamin Buecking and Katharina Bohl and D Eschbach and Christopher Bliemel and Ren{\'e} Aigner and Monika Balzer-Geldsetzer and Richard C. Dodel and Steffen Ruchholtz and Florian Debus},
  journal={Archives of gerontology and geriatrics},
  year={2015},
  volume={60 3},
  pages={457-63}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of the present study was to determine the independent factors influencing mobilization progress after geriatric hip fractures. PATIENTS AND METHODS 392 Hip fracture patients older than 60 years were included in this prospective, observational, cohort study. The progress of mobilization was measured with walking ability 4 days post… CONTINUE READING