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Waiting Time to Operation for Hip-fracture Patients

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01488812
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 8, 2011
Last Update Posted : April 21, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Olof Skoldenberg, Danderyd Hospital

Brief Summary:
This study investigates the relationship between waiting time to surgery and the risk for medical complications and 1-year mortality in hip-fracture patients.

Condition or disease

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 576 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Waiting Time to Operation for Hip-fracture Patients
Study Start Date : May 2010
Primary Completion Date : May 2012
Study Completion Date : May 2013

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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.

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

Responsible Party: Olof Skoldenberg, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Danderyd Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01488812     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2010/2029-32
First Posted: December 8, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 21, 2015
Last Verified: April 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