Can an Algorithm Reduce Mortality for Femoral Neck Fracture Patients?

Adoption  of scoring system linked to fewer patient deaths at 1 and 3 years

  Increased use of total hip arthroplasty (THA) in the  treatment of intracapsular proximal femoral fractures has highlighted the need  for an improved patient-selection strategy, according to researchers in the  United Kingdom. They displayed their findings in a poster presentation at the  2016 AAOS Annual Meeting.

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