When is the ideal time to operate on a patient with a fracture of the hip?

Source:  Bone & Joint Journal 2016, 98(12), 1573–81

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Date of publication:  December 2016

Publication type:  Journal article

In a nutshell:  Reviews the literature on timing to fracture surgery, drawing conclusions that take into account evidence on fast-track surgery, financial pressures, and availability of staff.

Length of publication:  9 pages

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Acknowledgement: Bone & Joint Journal

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