The effects of preoperative non-invasive cardiac tests on delay to surgery and subsequent mortality in elderly patients with hip fracture


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MUTLU H., Bilgili F., Mutlu S., Karaman O., Cakal B., OZKAYA U.

JOURNAL OF BACK AND MUSCULOSKELETAL REHABILITATION, vol.29, no.1, pp.49-54, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.3233/bmr-150595
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF BACK AND MUSCULOSKELETAL REHABILITATION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.49-54
  • Keywords: Cardiac tests, hip fracture, mortality, OPERATIVE DELAY, AORTIC-STENOSIS, FEMUR, MANAGEMENT, NECK, HOSPITALIZATION, POPULATION, DATABASE, OUTCOMES
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To investigate the effects of preoperative cardiac tests on the surgical treatment plan and subsequent effects on mortality in elderly patients with hip fracture.