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Hip fracture incidence and mortality in an English Region: a study using routine National Health Service data.

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BACKGROUND: We investigated the validity of routine hospital and mortality hip fracture data in one English Region and estimated trends in hip fracture between 1978-1981 and 1993-1995. METHODS: We identified from Hospital Episode System (HES) data for 1993-1995 all hip fracture episodes relating to individual patients aged over 65 years resident in Wessex. We determined from the discharge method code whether an individual had died during that admission. The number of individual regional and d...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
Journal:
Journal of public health medicine
Volume:
20
Issue:
2
Pages:
196-205
Publication date:
1998-06-05
EISSN:
1464-3782
ISSN:
0957-4832
URN:
uuid:4005d7d3-337e-45a8-a5be-1bba7364ff1b
Source identifiers:
126420
Local pid:
pubs:126420

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