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Table 3 Treatment choice for the three fracture subgroups and overall fractures stratified by patients ≤60 years of age at injury and those > 60 years

From: Epidemiology, classification, treatment, and mortality of adult femoral neck and basicervical fractures: an observational study of 40,049 fractures from the Swedish Fracture Register

  Undisplaced or minimally displaced FNF Displaced FNF Basicervical FNF All fractures
<= 60
(N = 791)
> 60
(N = 9242)
<= 60
(N = 1028)
> 60
(N = 24,355)
<= 60
(N = 307)
> 60
(N = 4326)
<= 60
(N = 2126)
> 60
(N = 37,923)
Hip Screws 671 (84.8%) 7,582 (82.0%) 599 (58.3%) 1,554 (6.4%) 80 (26.1%) 302 (7.0%) 1,350 (63.5%) 9438 (24.9%)
Sliding hip device 37 (4.7%) 170 (1.8%) 38 (3.7%) 86 (0.4%) 138 (45.0%) 1237 (28.6%) 213 (10.0%) 1493 (3.9%)
Intramedullary nailing 2 (0.3%) 30 (0.3%) 4 (0.4%) 23 (0.1%) 12 (3.9%) 263 (6.1%) 18 (0.8%) 316 (0.8%)
Hemiarthroplasty cemented 0 (0%) 632 (6.8%) 60 (5.8%) 15,513 (63.7%) 8 (2.6%) 1455 (33.6%) 68 (3.2%) 17,600 (46.4%)
Hemiarthroplasty uncemented 0 (0%) 7 (0.1%) 2 (0.2%) 211 (0.9%) 1 (0.3%) 31 (0.7%) 3 (0.1%) 249 (0.7%)
Total hip arthroplasty cemented 7 (0.9%) 232 (2.5%) 208 (20.2%) 5621 (23.1%) 19 (6.2%) 543 (12.6%) 234 (11.0%) 6396 (16.9%)
Total hip arthroplasty uncemented 3 (0.4%) 4 (0.0%) 35 (3.4%) 86 (0.4%) 6 (2.0%) 15 (0.3%) 44 (2.1%) 105 (0.3%)
Total hip arthroplasty hybrid 1 (0.1%) 4 (0.0%) 29 (2.8%) 215 (0.9%) 5 (1.6%) 19 (0.4%) 35 (1.6%) 238 (0.6%)
Arthroplasty other 2 (0.3%) 6 (0.1%) 5 (0.5%) 147 (0.6%) 1 (0.3%) 20 (0.5%) 8 (0.4%) 173 (0.5%)
Non-operative 19 (2.4%) 101 (1.1%) 5 (0.5%) 94 (0.4%) 5 (1.6%) 24 (0.6%) 29 (1.4%) 219 (0.6%)
Other/unknown 49 (6.2%) 474 (5.1%) 43 (4.2%) 805 (3.3%) 32 (10.4%) 417 (9.6%) 124 (5.8%) 1696 (4.5%)