The association between psychotropic medication use and functional outcome of elderly hip-fracture patients undergoing rehabilitation.

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OBJECTIVE To study the interrelations between use of psychotropic medications and functional outcomes of elderly hip fracture patients undergoing rehabilitation. DESIGN A retrospective parallel group study. SETTING A geriatric rehabilitation department in a large urban academic hospital. PARTICIPANTS Records of 432 elderly people with extracapsular or… (More)

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@article{ShiriSharvit2005TheAB, title={The association between psychotropic medication use and functional outcome of elderly hip-fracture patients undergoing rehabilitation.}, author={Orit Shiri-Sharvit and Marina Arad and Eliyahu Haim Mizrahi and Yudit Fleissig and Abraham Adunsky}, journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation}, year={2005}, volume={86 7}, pages={1389-93} }