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Table 2 Demographics and pre-morbidity profile baseline and ValuedCare groups

From: ValuedCare program: a population health model for the delivery of evidence-based care across care continuum for hip fracture patients in Eastern Singapore

Variable Baseline (n = 351) ValuedCare (n = 329) p value
Age
 Mean (SD) 81.11 (8.0) 80.35 (7.4) 0.20
 Median (min–max) 82 (65–99) 81 (65–102) 0.85
Age group, n (%) 0.013
 65–74 91 (25.9%) 78 (23.7%)
 75–84 130 (37.0%) 157 (47.7%)
 ≥ 85 130 (37.0%) 94 (28.6%)
Gender, n (%) 0.617
 Females 247 (70.4%) 225 (68.4%)
 Males 104 (29.6%) 104 (31.6%)
Race, n (%) 0.557
 Chinese 265 (75.5%) 247 (75.1%)
 Malays 49 (14.0%) 51 (15.5%)
 Indians 20 (5.7%) 12 (3.6%)
 Others 17 (4.8%) 19 (5.8%)
Pre-fracture residence, n (%) 0.77
 Home 332 (94.6%) 312 (94.8%)
 Nursing home 14 (4%) 12 (3.6%)
 Sheltered home 5 (1.4%) 5 (1.5%)
Pre-fracture aid, n (%) 0.152
 No aid 187 (53.3%) 197 (61%)
 Walking aid 157 (44.7%) 118 (36.5%)
 Wheelchair 7 (2%) 6 (1.9%)
 Bedbound 0 1 (0.3%)
 Others 0 1 (0.3%)
Hypertension 188 (53.6%) 228 (69.3%) < 0.001
Hyperlipidaemia 99 (28.2%) 145 (44.1%) < 0.001
Diabetes mellitus 130 (37.0%) 111 (33.7%) 0.379
Ischaemic heart disease (IHD) 68 (19.4%) 51 (15.5%) 0.191
CCF/heart failure 11 (3.1%) 12 (3.6%) 0.83
COPD/cold/asthma 15 (4.3%) 17 (5.2%) 0.593
Peripheral vascular disease (PVD) 13 (3.7%) 5 (1.5%) 0.095
Chronic renal failure 50 (14.2%) 23 (7.0%) 0.03