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Table 4 Causes of delay in the D group

From: Effects of delayed hip replacement on postoperative hip function and quality of life in elderly patients with femoral neck fracture

Delayed causes Patients (number)
Nonoperative treatments 20
Misdiagnosis 2
Missed diagnosis 3
Comorbidities 22
Recent myocardial infarction 7
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 4
Pulmonary embolism 3
Serious Cardiac insufficiency 8