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Table 9 Ankle 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
  377 377 45 to 64   657 657
119 212 331 65 to 74 185 531 716
58 166 224 Older than 75 132 544 676
177 755 932 Total 317 1,732 2,049
Patients hospitalized 31.3%   Patients not hospitalized 68.7%
  1. Number of patients hospitalized because of the fracture versus number of patients discharged directly from the Emergency Department.