Journal of Osteoporosis / 2020 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Implementation of a Postfracture Care Program in a Private Hospital in Colombia

Table 3

Postfracture treatment outcomes.

Outcomesn = 190

Type of treatment
Medical83 (43.7)
Surgical107 (56.3)
Radius osteosynthesis37 (19.5)
Hip osteosynthesis35 (18.4)
Total hip replacement23 (12.1)
Total shoulder replacement4 (2.1)
Humerus osteosynthesis3 (1.6)
Partial hip replacement3 (1.6)
Vertebroplasty2 (1)

Time to surgery
Less than 48 h94 (87.8)
48 h or more13 (12.1)

Hospital stay (days)
Hospitalization4.7 ± 4.3
Intensive care unit2.7 ± 1.4

Osteoporosis treatment
No117 (61.6)
Yes73 (39.4)
Denosumab31 (16.3)
Teriparatide29 (15.3)
Zoledronic acid5 (2.6)
Alendronate5 (2.6)
Ibandronate3 (1.6)

Supplementary treatmenta
Yes120 (63.1)
No70 (36.8)

Data are expressed as numbers (percentage) or mean ± standard deviation (SD).a Calcium and vitamin D supplements.

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