Survey of hip fractures in Japan: Recent trends in prevalence and treatment.

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BACKGROUND A nationwide survey of hip fractures by the Japanese Orthopaedic Association (JOA) from 1998 to 2008 found a drastic increase in incidence. The aims of this study were to elucidate the status of hip fractures from 2009 to 2014 and to survey the causes for delayed surgery. METHODS A tally of all hip fractures that occurred in patients from 2009… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jos.2017.06.003

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@article{Hagino2017SurveyOH, title={Survey of hip fractures in Japan: Recent trends in prevalence and treatment.}, author={Hiroshi Hagino and Naoto Endo and Atsushi Harada and J -i. Iwamoto and Tasuku Mashiba and Satoshi Mori and Seiji Ohtori and Akinori Sakai and Junichi Takada and Tetsuji Yamamoto}, journal={Journal of orthopaedic science : official journal of the Japanese Orthopaedic Association}, year={2017}, volume={22 5}, pages={909-914} }