Is 48 h a critical cut-off point for mortality in geriatric hip fractures?


PAKSOY A. E. , Oner K., Polat F., DURUSOY S.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.50, no.6, pp.1546-1551, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-2003-194
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.1546-1551

Abstract

Background/aim: In this study, our objective was to evaluate the mortality in geriatric hip fracture patients who were operated within 48 h after admission or after the 48th h.