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Timing of surgery

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Metadata item type:Help on this termOutcome Area
METeOR identifier:Help on this term628054
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 12/09/2016
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A patient presenting to hospital with a hip fracture, or sustaining a hip fracture while in hospital, receives surgery within 48 hours, if no clinical contraindication exists and the patient prefers surgery.

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Clinical care standard indicators: hip fracture Health, Standard 12/09/2016
Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Superseded 18/06/2018

Clinical care standard indicators: hip fracture 2018 Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 15/05/2018

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Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 4a-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture receiving surgery within 48 hours of presentation with the hip fracture Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 4a-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture receiving surgery within 48 hours of presentation with the hip fracture Health, Standard 12/09/2016

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Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

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