Hospitalized Hip Fracture Event

(The following description comes from the source organization.)
This indicator measures the age-standardized rate of new hip fractures admitted to an acute care hospital, per 100,000 population age 65 and older

A new event is defined as a first-ever hospitalization for hip fracture or a subsequent hip fracture occurring more than 28 days after admission for the previous event in the reference period.

Source
Canadian Institute for Health Information
Unit
Rate per 100,000 population
Data periods available
2010-2011, 2011-2012, 2012-2013, 2013-2014, 2014-2015, 2015-2016, 2016-2017