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Waiting Time to Operation for Hip-fracture Patients

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Olof Skoldenberg, Danderyd Hospital Identifier:
First received: December 7, 2011
Last updated: April 20, 2015
Last verified: April 2015
This study investigates the relationship between waiting time to surgery and the risk for medical complications and 1-year mortality in hip-fracture patients.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Waiting Time to Operation for Hip-fracture Patients

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Further study details as provided by Olof Skoldenberg, Danderyd Hospital:

Enrollment: 576
Study Start Date: May 2010
Study Completion Date: May 2013
Primary Completion Date: May 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Hip-fracture patients
All the hip-fracture patients admitted to the Orthopaedic Depart of Danderyd Hospital between 1st June 2007- 1st June 2008 who fulfilled the inclusion criteria of the study.


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Hip fracture patients admitted to Danderyd Hospital Orthopaedic Department from 1st June 2007 to 1st June 2008

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hip-fracture patient

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Periprosthetic fracture
  • Pathological fracture
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01488812

Danderyd Hospital
Stockholm, Sweden, 182 88
Sponsors and Collaborators
Danderyd Hospital
Principal Investigator: Olof Skoldenberg Danderyd Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
  More Information

Responsible Party: Olof Skoldenberg, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Danderyd Hospital Identifier: NCT01488812     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2010/2029-32
Study First Received: December 7, 2011
Last Updated: April 20, 2015

Keywords provided by Olof Skoldenberg, Danderyd Hospital:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fractures, Bone
Hip Fractures
Wounds and Injuries
Femoral Fractures
Hip Injuries
Leg Injuries processed this record on August 18, 2017