Patient Reported Experience Measures Following Hip Fracture Surgery in the Elderly
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02842996|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified July 2016 by University of Birmingham.
Recruitment status was: Not yet recruiting
First Posted : July 25, 2016
Last Update Posted : July 25, 2016
With an ageing population, hip fractures are likely to become a significant public health burden. Hip fracture surgery is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Patient outcomes and experience underpin the National Health Service (NHS) Constitution in driving quality improvement and performance.
We aim to conduct a qualitative research study to ascertain the important patient and carer reported experience measures following hip fracture surgery in the elderly to improve quality of care and service provision.
To learn about patient and care-giver experience to ascertain which aspects are important to patients and what can be improved.
|Condition or disease|
|Hip Fractures Elderly Emergency Surgery|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||15 participants|
|Official Title:||A Qualitative Study to Ascertain Patient Reported Experience Measures Following Hip Fracture Surgery in the Elderly|
|Study Start Date :||August 2016|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2016|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2016|
Patient and carer study group
Patients having undergone hip fracture surgery and their care givers.
- Patient experiences following hip fracture surgery [ Time Frame: 6 months ]Patients views and perceptions around their experience of hip fracture surgery with particular focus surrounding the discharge pathway.
- Carer experiences following hip fracture surgery [ Time Frame: 6 months ]The views and perceptions of supporting a relative/friend having undergone hip fracture surgery, with particular focus on the discharge pathway.
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|Contact: Vanisha Patel, MBChB, FRCA||0121 424 firstname.lastname@example.org|