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Table 1 Results of the trend of radiological severity of hip fractures showing no differences over the study period

From: The trend of radiological severity of hip fractures over a 30 years period: a cohort study

  1981/82 2001 2012 p-value for difference among the 3 time periods
Available radiographs 211 218 227  
Undisplaced FN fractures 36 (30%) 33 (28%) 28 (25%) p = 0.67
Displaced FN fractures 85 (70%) 86 (72%) 86 (75%)
Stable IT fractures 47 (64%) 38 (68%) 53 (75%) p = 0.40
Unstable IT fractures 26 (36%) 18 (32%) 18 (25%)
Simple subtrochanteric fractures 6 (35%) 7 (16%) 5 (12%) p = 0.09
Comminuted subtrochanteric fractures 11 (65%) 36 (84%) 37 (88%)