Source: National Hip Fracture Database
Date of publication: February 2015
Publication type: Pamphlet
In a nutshell: The National Hip Fracture Database has published a booklet for patients, their families and caregivers detailing what to expect before, during and after surgery for hip fracture. Topics include pain relief and rehabilitation. It includes a list of questions patients should consider asking the medical team in order to improve their understanding of the patient journey.
Length of publication: 24 pages
Some important notes: You will need an NHS Athens username and password to access this article. Please contact your local NHS library if you cannot access the full text. Follow this link to find your local NHS library.
Acknowledgement: Royal College of Physicians