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A critical review of the long-term disability outcomes following hip fracture

  • Suzanne M. Dyer1, 2Email author,
  • Maria Crotty1, 2,
  • Nicola Fairhall3,
  • Jay Magaziner4,
  • Lauren A. Beaupre5,
  • Ian D. Cameron2, 6,
  • Catherine Sherrington3 and
  • for the Fragility Fracture Network (FFN) Rehabilitation Research Special Interest Group
BMC GeriatricsBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201616:158

Received: 3 June 2016

Accepted: 20 August 2016

Published: 2 September 2016

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20 Aug 2016 Editorially accepted
2 Sep 2016 Article published 10.1186/s12877-016-0332-0

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Rehabilitation, Aged and Extended Care, School of Health Sciences, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
Cognitive Decline Partnership Centre, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA
Departments of Physical Therapy and Surgery (Division of Orthopaedic Surgery), University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
John Walsh Centre for Rehabilitation Research, Sydney Medical School Northern, The University of Sydney, St Leonards, Australia