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Table 1 Baseline characteristics

From: Fast track hip fracture care and mortality – an observational study of 2230 patients

  Conventional treatment group (na = 1090) Fast track group (na = 1140) p-valueb
Agec (years) 79.7 (0.3) 79.6 (0.3) 0.69
Genderd    0.5
 Women 740 (67.9) 789 (69.2)  
ASAd    0.002
 ASA 1 36 (3.4) 27 (2.4)  
 ASA 2 292 (27.3) 358 (32.1)  
 ASA 3 609 (56.9) 641 (57.5)  
 ASA 4 130 (12.1) 85 (7.6)  
 ASA 5 3 (0.3) 4 (0.4)  
 Missing 20 (1.8) 25 (2.2)  
Cognitive impairmentd    0.041
 No 679 (65.9) 737 (70.2)  
 Uncertain 102 (9.9) 107 (10.2)  
 Yes 249 (24.2) 206 (19.6)  
 Missing 60 (5.5) 90 (7.9)  
Type of fractured    0.69
 Femoral neck, undisplaced 171 (15.7) 181 (15.9)  
 Femoral neck, displaced 445 (40.9) 439 (38.6)  
 Basocervical 31 (2.9) 25 (2.2)  
 Trochanteric, 2 fragments 166 (15.3) 176 (15.5)  
 Trochanteric, >  2 fragments 169 (15.5) 180 (15.8)  
 Intertrochanteric 21 (1.9) 27 (2.4)  
 Subtrochanteric 37 (3.4) 42 (3.7)  
 Other 47 (4.3) 66 (5.8)  
 Missing 3 (0.3) 4 (0.4)  
  1. aNumber of patients in group
  2. bTest for equal distribution in both groups (Student’s T-test for age, Chi square test for all other parameters)
  3. cMean (standard error)
  4. dn (%)