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Table 2 Summary of results of operated intracapsular fractures

From: Age Related Incidence and Early Outcomes of Hip Fractures: A Prospective Cohort Study of 1177 patients

  Group A (<64 yrs) Group B (65-84 yrs) Group C (>85 yrs)
  N = 46 N = 357 N = 177
  Internal fixation Replacement arthroplasty Internal fixation Replacement arthroplasty Internal fixation Replacement arthroplasty
  N = 31 N = 15 N = 96 N = 261 N = 29 N = 148
  No. No. No. No. No. No.
Pre injury living at home 30 12 68 169 9 69
Pre injury walking unaided/one stick 28 13 84 206 20 105
Living at home in 4 months 26 12 56 130 8 36
Walking unaided at 4 months/one stick 20 10 44 79 9 14
Re operations 4 1 6 12 1 11
Total death 2 1 13 39 4 47