|Outcomes||Number of trials (n)||Hip protectors||No hip protectors||RRI (95% CI)|
|*Abbreviations defined in glossary; RRI, RRR, and CI calculated from data in article.|
|Hip fractures||8 (6561)||3.8%||3.4%||4% (−34 to 20)|
|Pelvic fractures||7 (6490)||0.8%||0.7%||4% (−69 to 46)|
|Mortality||5 (5576)||13%||12%||5% (−9 to 18)|
|Other fractures||7 (6490)||5.4%||6.8%||15% (−5 to 30)|
Review: evidence from individually randomised trials shows that hip protectors do not reduce hip fractures in elderly people
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