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Delay from fracture to hospital admission: a new risk factor for hip fracture mortality?
(Osteoporosis International, 2012-12-01) [Artigo]
The relationship between surgical timing and hip fracture mortality is unknown in the context of developing countries where large delays to surgery are common. We observed that delay from fracture to hospital admission is ...
Hip fracture in a developing country: a picture in need of change
(Journal of Aging Research & Clinical Practice, 2014) [Artigo]
Objectives: To describe the clinical profile, patterns of care and mortality rates of aged patients who have undergone hip fracture surgical repair. Design: Retrospective patient record study. Setting: A public university ...