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Factors associated to institutionalization and mortality over three years, in elderly people with a hip fracture. An observational study

Autores: Uriz Otano, Francisco; Pla Vidal, Jorge; Tiberio lopez, Gregorio; Malafarina, Vincenzo
Título de la revista: MATURITAS
ISSN: 0378-5122
Volumen: 89
Páginas: 9-15
Fecha de publicación: 2016
Resumen:
Mortality 3 years after a hip fracture and institutionalization are associated to age, the loss of autonomy in walking, a worse cognitive status and living alone before the fracture. Identification of and, when possible, intervention upon these factors can improve care of elderly people with hip fractures