The development of a comprehensive multidisciplinary care pathway for patients with a hip fracture: design and results of a clinical trial

@inproceedings{Flikweert2014TheDO,
  title={The development of a comprehensive multidisciplinary care pathway for patients with a hip fracture: design and results of a clinical trial},
  author={Elvira R Flikweert and Gerbrand J Izaks and B. A. S. Knobben and Marilyn Stevens and Klaus Wilhelm Wendt},
  booktitle={BMC musculoskeletal disorders},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Hip fractures frequently occur in older persons and severely decrease life expectancy and independence. Several care pathways have been developed to lower the risk of negative outcomes but most pathways are limited to only one aspect of care. The aim of this study was therefore to develop a comprehensive care pathway for older persons with a hip fracture and to conduct a preliminary analysis of its effect. METHODS A comprehensive multidisciplinary care pathway for patients aged 60… CONTINUE READING
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