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Table 2 Baseline characteristics

From: Orthogeriatric treatment reduces potential inappropriate medication in older trauma patients: a retrospective, dual-center study comparing conventional trauma care and co-managed treatment

  CTC (n = 41) OGC (n = 54) p value
Age (years), mean (SD) 81.54 (± 6.91) 83.39 (± 6.959) 0.201
Gender (female) 87.8% (n = 36) 68.5% (n = 37) 0.027
ASA score    0.406
 1–2 29.3% (n = 12) 22.2% (n = 12)  
 3 68.3% (n = 28) 74.1% (n = 40)  
 4–5 2.4% (n = 1) 3.7% (n = 2)  
Charlson comorbidity index, mean (SD) 2.51 (± 1.989) 2.09 (± 1.733) 0.281
Length of stay (days), mean (SD) 12.98 (± 4.43) 13.36 (± 5.516) 0.536
Proximal humerus 11.00 (3.661) 10.00 (6.453) 0.656
Femoral 13.70 (4.519) 14.67 (4.817) 0.392
Type of fracture   0.440
 Proximal humerus 26.8% (n = 11) 22.2% (n = 12)  
 Femoral
  Trochanteric 29.3% (n = 12) 29.6% (n = 16)  
  Femoral neck 41.5% (n = 17) 37.0% (n = 20)  
  Periprosthetic 2.4% (n = 1) 11.1% (n = 6)  
Type of treatment    0.218
 Femoral
  Osteosynthesis 50.0% (n = 15) 50.0% (n = 21)  
  Prosthesis 50.0% (n = 15) 50.0% (n = 21)  
 Humeral
  Osteosynthesis 54.5% (n = 6) 91.7% (n = 11)  
  Prosthesis 45.5% (n = 5) 8.3% (n = 1)  
Time to surgery
 Femoral    0.134
  < 24 h 93.3% (n = 28) 81.0% (n = 34)  
  24 h 6.7% (n = 2) 19.0% (n = 8)  
 Humeral    0.901
  < 24 h 27.3% (n = 3) 25.0% (n = 3)  
  > 24 h 72.7% (n = 8) 75.0% (n = 9)  
GFR (ml/min) 66.93 (± 19.865) 69.93 (± 21.474) 0.496
Creatinine (mg/dl) 0.945 (± 0.357) 1.11 (± 0.453) 0.056
Vit. D    0.213
 < 20 ng/ml 69.2%(n = 18) 84.4% (n = 27)  
 > 20 ng/ml 30.8%(n = 8) 15.6%(n = 5)  
 Not stated n = 15 n = 22  
Discharged to
 Femoral    0.777
  Own home 13.3% (n = 4) 14.3% (n = 6)  
  Nursing home 10.0% (n = 3) 4.8% (n = 2)  
  Rehabilitation unit 63.3% (n = 19) 71.4% (n = 30)  
  Short-term nursing 13.3% (n = 4) 9.5% (n = 4)  
 Humeral    0.169
  Own home 72.7% (n = 8) 58.3% (n = 7)  
  Nursing home 0% (n = 0) 16.7% (n = 2)  
  Rehabilitation unit 9.1% (n = 1) 25.0% (n = 3)  
  Short-term nursing 18.2% (n = 2) 0% (n = 0)