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Table 1 Patient demographics

From: Osteosynthesis versus endoprosthesis for the treatment of femoral neck fracture in Asian elderly patients

  Non-displaced (n = 143) Displaced (n = 239)
IF (n = 81) BPHA (n = 62) P value IF (n = 60) BPHA (n = 179) P value
Age 73.1 77.2 0.001 74.3 75.3 0.361
M/F 27/54 18/44 0.583 21/39 50/129 0.299
ASA 2.55 2.78 0.13 2.75 2.75 0.24
Timing of surgery (day) 2.6 3.12 0.281 3.08 2.83 0.915
BMD −3.5 −5.25 <0.001 −4.13 −4.92 0.019
  1. Statistically significant results are indicated in bold
  2. P-value for difference between IF and BPHA