Is the incidence of hip fracture increasing among older men in England?

The prevention of hip fracture has been a long-term goal for healthcare in England. Over the past decade, there have been numerous initiatives aimed at reducing the risk of fracture among frail older people.

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Published: 21/01/2016

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We examined trends in the incidence of hip fracture over the last decade and noticed a difference between women and men. While rates have decreased among women, they have increased among men.