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Table 2 Fracture rating scale items in the three provinces

From: Validation of a one year fracture prediction tool for absolute hip fracture risk in long term care residents

Fracture rating scale items ON (N = 29,848) BC (N = 3129) MB (N = 2293)
Age group
 18 to 64 1700 (5.7) 162 (5.2) 92 (4.0)
 65 to 74 3128 (10.5) 325 (10.4) 198 (8.6)
 75 to 84 11,300 (37.9) 1028 (32.9) 799 (34.9)
 85+ 13,708 (45.9) 1613 (51.6) 1202 (52.5)
Body Mass Index
  < 18 2396 (8.0) 423 (13.5) 254 (11.1)
 18–29 22,252 (74.6) 2310 (73.8) 1677 (73.1)
 30+ 4753 (15.9) 396 (12.7) 362 (15.8)
Wandering Frequency
 Not in last 7 days 22,825 (76.5) 2340 (74.8) 1856 (80.9)
 1 to 3 days (in past 7 days) 1925 (6.5) 275 (8.8) 141 (6.2)
 4 to 6 days (in past 7 days) 1614 (5.4) 197 (6.3) 83 (3.6)
 Daily (in past 7 days) 3484 (11.7) 317 (10.1) 213 (9.3)
Walking in corridor
 Independent 10,530 (35.3) 1500 (47.9) 1016 (44.3)
 Supervision 4477 (15.0) 294 (9.4) 223 (9.7)
 Limited assistance 2789 (9.3) 223 (7.1) 197 (8.59)
 Extensive assistance 2086 (7.0) 107 (3.4) 74 (3.2)
 Total dependence 381 (1.3) 27 (0.9) 35 (1.5)
 Activity did not occur 9585 (32.1) 978 (31.3) 748 (32.6)
Transfer status
 Independent 9569 (32.1) 1510 (48.3) 1054 (46.0)
 Supervision 3576 (12.0) 254 (8.1) 190 (8.29)
 Limited assistance 4662 (15.6) 468 (15.0) 411 (17.9)
 Extensive assistance 7140 (23.9) 481 (15.4) 255 (11.1)
 Total dependence 4806 (16.1) 396 (12.7) 382 (16.7)
 Activity did not occur 95 (0.3) 20 (0.6) 1 (0.04)
Cognitive performance scale
 Intact 5159 (17.3) 400 (12.8) 258 (11.3)
 Borderline Intact 4517 (15.1) 478 (15.3) 370 (16.1)
 Mild 6270 (21.0) 657 (21.0) 440 (19.2)
 Moderate to very severe 8697 (29.1) 1037 (33.1) 802 (35.0)
 Moderate Severe 1650 (5.5) 143 (4.6) 104 (4.5)
 Severe 2538 (8.5) 354 (11.3) 256 (11.2)
 Very Severe 1017 (3.4) 60 (1.9) 63 (2.8)
Falls within the last 30 days, n (%)
 No Falls 24,620 (82.5) 2569 (82.1) 1923 (83.9)
 ≥ 1 Fall 5228 (17.5) 560 (17.9) 370 (16.1)
Prior hip fracture in last 180 days, n (%) 179,088 (6) 18,774 (6) 6879 (3)