Trends in hospital admissions for fractures of the hip and femur in England, 1989-1990 to 1997-1998

Balasegaram, Sooria; Majeed, Azeem; Fitz-Clarence, Halina
March 2001
Journal of Public Health Medicine;Mar2001, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p11
Academic Journal
Background. Fractures of the hip are a major public health issue. Suggestions of a recent stabilization of age-specific admission rates would have implications for health service planning, thus we investigated this using hospital data.


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