Perioperative care of the patient with hip fracture
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- Tammaro, D., McGarry, K.A. & Cyr, M.G. Compr Ther (2003) 29: 233. doi:10.1007/s12019-003-0027-2
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Primary care physicians can intervene to reduce perioperative complications due to comorbid medical illness in patients hospitalized with hip fracture. We review the role of the primary care physician in the treatment and prevention of perioperative morbidity and mortality.