This nutritional epidemiology study compares salt and sodium intake in China in 2000 and in 2009-2012.
In a matched retrospective trial involving older patients with a hip fracture, Neuman and coauthors found that regional anesthesia compared with general anesthesia was not associated with a lower 30-day mortality rate.
In a randomized controlled trial involving participants with hip osteoarthritis, Bennell and coauthors compared physical therapy with a sham treatment. They found that physical therapy did not result in greater improvement after 10 treatment sessions over 12 weeks at the 13- and 36-week follow-up.
Latham and coauthors report the results from a randomized clinical trial of a home-based exercise program for functional recovery following traditional rehabilitation after hip fracture.