August 2003, Volume 22 Number 4 , p 308 - 309
© 2003 National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses Volume 22(4) July/August 2003 pp 308-309 Frequency and impact of active clinical issues and new impairments on hospital discharge in patients with hip fracture. [Research Update: Hip Fractures]
Schoen, Delores C.
Delores C. Schoen, PhD, RN, C, FAAN, Adjunct Professor, The Pennsylvania State University School of Nursing, University Park, PA.
Hip fractures are common, costly, and clinically serious. The following recent research articles give important information regarding hip fractures from several perspectives.
Frequency and impact of active clinical issues and new impairments on hospital discharge in patients with hip fracture.
Halm, E. A., Magaziner, J., Hannan, E. L., Wang, J. J., Silberzwieg, S. B., & Boochvar, K. (2003). Archives of Internal Medicine, 163(1), 107112.
The objective ...