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Journal of Osteoporosis
Volume 2012, Article ID 475739, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/475739
Research Article

Survivorship and Severe Complications Are Worse for Octogenarians and Elderly Patients with Pelvis Fractures as Compared to Adults: Data from the National Trauma Data Bank

1Orthopaedic Trauma Institute, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, 2550 23rd Street, Building 9, 2nd Floor, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
2Medical School for International Health, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheba, Israel

Received 3 April 2012; Revised 20 September 2012; Accepted 4 October 2012

Academic Editor: E. M. Lewiecki

Copyright © 2012 Amir Matityahu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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