rheumatology
Bone health

Intensive physio reduces hip fracture burden

Intensive physiotherapy can significantly reduce the amount of time people with hip fractures spend in hospital, new research shows. The HIP4Hips trial randomised 92 patients aged over 65 years who were hospitalised at The Alfred in Melbourne with a hip fracture to either physiotherapy three times a day or usual care involving one physiotherapy session a day. ...

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