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The National Hip Fracture Database national report 2012 - supplement
This supplement to the national report demonstrates continuing
improvements in acute care but also documents concerns about the later
stages of care. A new analysis has provided disturbing data on
‘superspell’ (the overall length of NHS stay), which across 180
hospitals ranges from 12.4 to 44.5 days: a more than three-fold