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  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hip_fracture
  • A hip fracture is a femoral fracture[1] that occurs in the proximal end of the femur (the long bone running through the thigh), near the hip.
  • http://patient.info/health/hip-fracture
  • Hip fracture is a very common injury mainly affecting older people.
  • http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr4902a2.htm
  • Scope of the Problem: Fall-related injuries are the leading cause of injury deaths and disabilities among older adults (i.e., persons aged >65 years).
  • http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=195624
  • Results Among the patients included in this analysis, 971 hip fractures were observed during the follow-up period of 314 767 person-years.
  • http://www.massgeneral.org/conditions/condition.aspx?id=223
  • A hip fracture is a break in the femur (thigh bone) of the hip joint.
  • http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/hip-fracture/Pages/introduction.aspx
  • A hip fracture is a crack or break in the top end (neck) of the femur, nearest the hip joint.
  • http://my.clevelandclinic.org/services/orthopaedics-rheumatology/...
  • A hip fracture occurs when there is a break in the hipbone, usually in the upper part of the femur or the pelvic bone.
  • http://healthinfo.uclahealth.org/Conditions/Orthopedics/85,P08957
  • A hip fracture is a break in the thigh bone (femur) of your hip joint.
  • http://www.seniorhomes.com/w/tag/hip-fractures/
  • A minor trip or fall is one thing, but falls in older adults can lead to serious injuries, such as hip fractures and even head trauma, which take months to recuperate from and often leave seniors with permanent disabilities.
  • https://www.baycare.org/health-library/health-encyclopedia/2014/1...
  • A hip fracture is a break in the femur (thigh bone) of the hip joint.
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    Hip Fracture Risk in Seniors Seen Before Antidepressant Use
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    Many diseases increase the risks of hip fracture surgery
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    Proton Pump Inhibitor Use Tied to Hip Fracture in Dialysis Patients
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    The association between preoperative sepsis and 30day mortality in hip fracture patientsA cohort study.
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    PPIs Tied to Hip Fracture in Dialysis Patients
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    Timing of Adverse Events Following Geriatric Hip Fracture Surgery: A Study of 19,873 Patients in the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program
    The American Journal of Orthopedics - Saturday, September 29, 2018
    Time-to-Surgery for Definitive Fixation of Hip Fractures: A Look at Outcomes Based Upon Delay
    The American Journal of Orthopedics - Monday, September 10, 2018
    Early Hip Fracture Surgery Reduces Mortality
    Medpage Today - Monday, August 27, 2018
    Hip fracture hospital care falling short
    Times Online - Wednesday, August 22, 2018
    Drop in Osteoporosis Treatment Initiation After Hip Fracture
    Physicians Briefing - Friday, July 27, 2018
    Does Preoperative Pneumonia Affect Complications of Geriatric Hip Fracture Surgery?
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    Reporting and evaluating wait times for urgent hip fracture surgery in Ontario, Canada
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    Short-Term PPIs Tied to Higher Hip Fracture Risk in Alzheimer's
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    Heartburn meds not tied to hip fractures in Alzheimer's patients 4 days ago ago Long-term use of acid-blocking heartburn drugs does not increase the risk for hip fractures in people with Alzheimer's disease, a new study finds.
    United Press International - Monday, March 19, 2018
    Long-term proton pump inhibitor use does not increase hip fracture risk among Alzheimer's patients
    Science Daily - Monday, March 19, 2018
    Heartburn meds not tied to hip fractures in Alzheimer's patients 1 day ago ago Long-term use of acid-blocking heartburn drugs does not increase the risk for hip fractures in people with Alzheimer's disease, a new study finds.
    United Press International - Friday, March 16, 2018
    Heartburn meds not tied to hip fractures in Alzheimer's patients 6 hours ago ago Long-term use of acid-blocking heartburn drugs does not increase the risk for hip fractures in people with Alzheimer's disease, a new study finds.
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