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Table 3 Distribution of patients as defined by the gold standard classification

From: Femoral fracture classification in the Swedish Fracture Register – a validity study

Median age (range) Women Men All
All fractures 83 (19–98); n = 77 74 (17–95); n = 40 81 (17–98); n = 117
Proximal femoral fractures (AO/OTA 31) 85 (49–98); n = 46 81 (33–95); n = 26 83 (33–98); n = 72
Diaphyseal femoral fractures (AO/OTA 32) 89 (19–94); n = 20 46 (17–79); n = 10 74 (17–94); n = 30
Distal femoral fractures (AO/OTA 33) 71 (51–88); n = 11 61 (29–68); n = 4 66 (29–88); n = 15
  1. The raters classified one fracture as a pathological fracture, making the total number of fractures 117 in Table 3