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Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion criteria for eligible study subjects

From: Prospective comparison of the anterior and lateral approach in hemiarthroplasty for hip fractures: a study protocol

Inclusion criteria Exclusion criteria
Age ≥ 70 years Eligible for total hip arthroplastya
X-ray proven displaced femoral neck Treated with an uncemented hemiarthroplasty
Fracture (AO type 31 B1-B3) Incapable of rehabilitation due to severe cognitive impairment
Able to rehabilitate Incapable of rehabilitation due to pre-existing physical restrictions.
  Concomitant traumatic comorbidities restricting long-term rehabilitation.
  1. aPatients with an active lifestyle and unrestricted mobilization without walking aids