Mortality and locomotion 6 months after hospitalization for hip fracture: risk factors and risk-adjusted hospital outcomes.

@article{Hannan2001MortalityAL,
  title={Mortality and locomotion 6 months after hospitalization for hip fracture: risk factors and risk-adjusted hospital outcomes.},
  author={Edward L. Hannan and Jay S Magaziner and Jason J. Wang and Elizabeth A. Eastwood and Stacey B Silberzweig and Marvin G. Gilbert and Rolfe Sean Morrison and Margaret A. McLaughlin and Gretchen M Orosz and Albert L. Siu},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={2001},
  volume={285 21},
  pages={
          2736-42
        }
}
CONTEXT Hip fracture is a common clinical problem that leads to considerable mortality and disability. A need exists for a practical means to monitor and improve outcomes, including function, for patients with hip fracture. OBJECTIVES To identify and compare the importance of significant prefracture predictors of functional status and mortality at 6 months for patients hospitalized with hip fracture and to compare risk-adjusted outcomes for hospitals providing initial care. DESIGN… CONTINUE READING

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