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Hip fracture after stroke in the elderly: Trends in the beginning of the 21st century and projections into the future in australia

Fisher, Alex; Martin, Jodie; Srikusalanukul, Wichat; Smith, Paul

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AIMS: To estimate age- and sex-specific incidence rates and time trends of post-stroke hip fracture (HF) in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and to present projections of future post-stroke HF incidence in Australia until 2051.METHODS: Analysis of annual age- and sex-specific standardized (to 2006 Australian population) post-stroke HF incidence rates in older stroke survi-vors (aged ≥60 years) over an 11 year period (between 1999/2000 and 2009/2010). Projections of number of post-stroke...[Show more]

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Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/62257
Source: Clinical Medicine Insights: Geriatrics
DOI: 10.4137/CMGer.S13572

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