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Table 7 Hip 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
412 951 1,363 65 to 74 37 88 125
1,433 4,915 6,348 Older than 75 92 362 454
1,845 5,866 7,711 Total 129 450 579
Patients hospitalized 93.0%   Patients not hospitalized 7.0%
  1. Number of patients hospitalized because of the fracture versus number of patients discharged directly from the Emergency Department.