Last updated on August 2019

Institutional Registry of Hip Fracture in the Elderly

Brief description of study

The purpose of this study is to create an institutional and population-based registry of Hip fracture in the elderly with a prospective survey based on epidemiological data, risk factors, diagnosis, prognosis, treatment, monitoring and survival.

Detailed Study Description

All patients over 65 years old who are admitted to the orthopedic and traumatology ward diagnosed with hip fracture will be assessed.

The generation of the list of potentially evaluable patients will be performed daily.

Once defined patient inclusion, an intern take oral informed consent and will proceed to complete the CRF.

Cohort will be followed at 3 months and a second follow-up at year.

Variables to be measured:

Patient Data Comorbidities Charlson score Scales functionality Factors prior to the fall Medications Trauma variables Complications Mortality

Clinical Study Identifier: NCT02279550

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Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires

Ciudad Autonoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Recruitment Status: Open

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