Hip fractures in patients older than 75 years old: Retrospective analysis for prognostic factors


Karademir G. , Bilgin Y., ERŞEN A., POLAT G., BÜGET M. İ. , Demirel M., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.24, pp.101-104, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2015.11.009
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.101-104

Abstract

Background: Proximal femoral fractures are often seen in older patients and are associated with high mortality. Introduction to old age population is latening due to advancements in medical sciences and increasing life expectancy.