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Evid Based Nurs 4:54 doi:10.1136/ebn.4.2.54
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Intensive geriatric rehabilitation reduced hospital stay and time to independent living in hip fracture patients with mild to moderate dementia

Table 2

Intensive geriatric rehabilitation (IGR) v control procedure in patients with mild to moderate dementia*

Outcomes at 3 months IGR Control RBI (95% CI) NNT (CI)
*Abbreviations defined in glossary; RBI, NNT, and CI calculated from data in article.
Independent living—mild dementia 91% 67% 37% (9 to 80) 5 (3 to 16)
Independent living—moderate dementia 63% 17% 275% (28 to 1267) 3 (2 to 9)

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