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Does sarcopenia predict change in mobility after hip fracture? A multicenter observational study with one-year follow-up
(BioMed Central, 2018-03-05)
Background: Patients with hip fracture frequently have sarcopenia and are at great risk of loss of mobility. We have investigated if sarcopenia predicts change in mobility after hip fracture. Methods: This is a prospective, ...
The association between alcohol consumption and risk of hip fracture differs by age and gender in Cohort of Norway: a NOREPOS study
Summary: The association between alcohol consumption and hip fracture differed by gender: Men aged 30–59 years drinking frequently or 14+ gl/week had higher risk than moderate drinkers. No significant association was ...
Indwelling urinary catheters, aortic valve treatment and delirium: a prospective cohort study
(BMJ Publishing Group, 2018-11-01)
Objectives To determine whether an association exists between delirium and length of time indwelling urine catheters (IUC) are used in octogenarian patients treated with surgical aortic valve treatment (SAVR) or transcatheter ...
A novel Geriatric Assessment frailty score predicts two-year mortality after Transcatheter Aortic Valve implantation
(Oxford University Press, 2018-10-31)
Aims Established surgical scores have limitations in delineating risk among candidates for transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI). Assessment of frailty might help to estimate the mortality risk and identify ...