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ba0005p370 | Osteoporosis: pathophysiology and epidemiology | ECTS2016

Incidence of hip fracture in 2010 in Lithuanian residents over 40 years of age

Tamulaitiene Marija , Mastaviciute Asta , Urmanavicius Matas , Martinaityte Raminta , Alekna Vidmantas

Objective: To assess the incidence and distribution of hip fractures by sex and age among individuals over 40 years in Lithuania in 2010.Materials and methods: This population-based study was performed collecting the data from all orthopaedic-traumatology inpatient departments in Lithuania. The case histories of Lithuanian residents over 40 years, who had suffered a hip fracture in 2010, were examined. Subjects with primary hip fracture (ICD-10 codes S72...