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This study determines if there was a difference in hospital mortality among patients who underwent hip fracture surgery relative to an elective total hip replacement.
The meta-analysis compared levels of subclinical thyroid dysfunction and fracture risk to assess whether treating hyperthyroidism could help prevent fractures.
In a matched retrospective trial involving older patients with a hip fracture, Neuman and coauthors found that regional anesthesia compared with general anesthesia was not associated with a lower 30-day mortality rate.
Latham and coauthors report the results from a randomized clinical trial of a home-based exercise program for functional recovery following traditional rehabilitation after hip fracture.
Berry and coauthors determine whether changes in bone mineral density (BMD) after 4 years provide additional information on fracture risk beyond baseline BMD in 802 participants from Massachusetts.