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Table 1 Mortality rates of surgical and nonsurgical treatments

From: Do we really need a surgery for hip fractures in elderly patients? Mortality rate and influencing factors

  Total Surgical treatment Nonsurgical treatment p value
Patient number 807 691 116  
Death 1 year after the traumatic event 134 (16.6%) 83 (12.0%) 51 (44.4%) < 0.001
Death 2 years after the traumatic event 318 (39.4%) 247 (35.7%) 71 (61.2%) < 0.001