The National Hip Fracture Database
Part of the Falls and Fragility Fracture Audit Programme
CCG and mortality data updated
NHFD data has been matched
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New NHFD Charts
Surgery and anaesthesia rate charts have been introduced.
Upcoming meetings of interest
Hip fracture related meetings and conferences
FLS-DB launch events
The FLS-DB are holding three launch events in 2015
4th Irish Hip Fracture Conference
18th November 2015 Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
National Osteoporosis Society - Developing Fracture Liaison Services - updated document
The NOS has compiled various resources to support the development of FLS.
Nerve block survey
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FFFAP August newsletter
The latest FFFAP newsletter is available.
New Study - The impact of NHFD on care and mortality in England
A recent study has shown that the NHFD has led to substantial improvements in care and survival among hip fracture patients.
New safety guidelines reducing the risk from cemented hemiarthroplasty available
BMJ: Early return home after hip fracture is not unsafe
BMJ: Early return home after hip fracture is not unsafe in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Welcome to the National Hip Fracture Database (NHFD)
The NHFD is a national clinical audit project designed to facilitate improvements in the quality of hip fracture care.
2015 Annual report
This report considers the care of patients with hip fracture, but it also has much wider implications. Hip fracture is an ideal marker condition with which to examine and challenge the quality and outcome of the care offered to frail and older patients by the modern NHS.
Progress charts and summaries for every hospital participating in the audit database.
"My hip fracture care" patient booklet
The NHFD have released a helpful booklet to support patients undergoing hip fracture treatment.
My hip fracture care: 12 Questions to ask - A guide for patients, their families and carers
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