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Table 2 Functional outcome at 12 month follow up of patients treated with hemiarthroplasty for displaced intracapsular fractures of the femoral neck

From: The effect of osteoarthritis on functional outcome following hemiarthroplasty for femoral neck fracture: a prospective observational study

  All Patients (N = 51) Osteoarthritis gradea 3–4 (N = 13) Osteoarthritis gradea 0–2 (N = 38) p-value
Harris Hip Score 69 ± 21 65 ± 20 70 ± 21 0.545
Timed Up and Go     
 Possible (%) 40 (80 %) 9 (75 %) 31 (82 %) 0.686
 Time needed (seconds) 28 ± 22 35 ± 27 26 ± 20 0.298
Tinetti Test 17 ± 10 15 ± 9 17 ± 10 0.381
Barthel Index 69 ± 32 61 ± 25 72 ± 34 0.094
  1. aOsteoarthritis was graded according to Kellgren and Lawrence
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