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Table 11 Vertebral 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
  245 245 45 to 64   562 562
95 155 250 65 to 74 171 483 654
108 206 314 Older than 75 203 699 902
203 606 809 Total 374 1,744 2,118
Patients hospitalized 27.6%   Patients not hospitalized 72.4%
  1. Number of patients hospitalized because of the fracture versus number of patients discharged directly from the Emergency Department.