Hip fracture in the older patient: reasons for delay in hospitalization and timing of surgical repair.


OBJECTIVES To quantify the interval between injury and hospitalization in older hip fracture patients, to quantify the time from hospital arrival to surgical repair of hip fracture, and to describe factors contributing to extended intervals between injury, hospitalization, and surgical repair of hip fracture. DESIGN Prospective cohort study. SETTING… (More)


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