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Table 10 Forearm fragility fractures

From: The incidence of hip, forearm, humeral, ankle, and vertebral fragility fractures in Italy: results from a 3-year multicenter study

M F Subtotal patients hospitalized Age group (years) M F Subtotal patients not hospitalized
  478 478 45 to 64   1,814 1,814
139 415 554 65 to 74 311 1,228 1,539
93 350 443 Older than 75 243 1,443 1,686
232 1,243 1,475 Total 554 4,485 5,039
Patients hospitalized 22.6%   Patients not hospitalized 77.4%
  1. Number of patients hospitalized because of the fracture versus number of patients discharged directly from the Emergency Department.