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Table 2 Usual Care medical, physiotherapy and dietetics (four weeks) retrieved from nursing home staff according to randomisation allocation

From: People living in nursing care facilities who are ambulant and fracture their hips: description of usual care and an alternative rehabilitation pathway

Health ServiceUsual Care (n = 121)In reach rehabilitation (n = 119)
General Practitioner
Number of patients who received service92 (76%)100 (84%)
Occasions of service
 Mean (SD)3.25 (1.75)3.29 (2.31)
 Median33
 Range1 to 71 to 13
Total time in consultation (mins)
 Mean (SD)37.47 (26.48)35.20 (23.38)
 Median3030
 Range10 to 16010 to 130
Physiotherapy
Number of patients who received service95 (78.5%)87 (73%)
Occasions of service
 Mean (SD)7.02 (4.62)3.74 (3.35)
 Median63
 Range1 to 251 to 18
Total time in consultation (mins)
 Mean (SD)140.65 (116.59)70 (62.77)
 Median117.547.5
 Range3 to 88010 to 315
Number of patients prescribed equipment7259
Dietician
Number of patients who received service15 (12.4%)10 (8.4%)
Occasions of service
 Mean (SD)1.33 (0.62)1.5 (0.85)
 Median11
 Range1 to 31 to 3
Total time in consultation (mins)
 Mean (SD)27.33 (14.13)26 (15.6)
 Median2020
 Range15 to 6010 to 60