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Hip Fracture Patients' Mobility Benefits From Home-Based Exercises

PMC  June 15, 2014    pmc  Jeff Conner

hipfractureOver 250,000 people in the United States experience a hip fracture every year, many of them elderly. Unfortunately, according to a new study published in The Journal of the American Medical Association, over 80 percent who could previously walk without assistance and climb stairs do not regain those abilities after 2 years.…