B Leavy

Summary

Affiliation: Uppsala University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The fall descriptions and health characteristics of older adults with hip fracture: a mixed methods study
    Breiffni Leavy
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Orthopedics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Geriatr 15:40. 2015
  2. doi request reprint When and where do hip fractures occur? A population-based study
    B Leavy
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Orthopedics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Osteoporos Int 24:2387-96. 2013

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. doi request reprint The fall descriptions and health characteristics of older adults with hip fracture: a mixed methods study
    Breiffni Leavy
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Orthopedics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Geriatr 15:40. 2015
    ..We aimed to investigate the circumstances surrounding fall-related hip fractures and to describe fall circumstances in relation to participants' health and functional characteristics...
  2. doi request reprint When and where do hip fractures occur? A population-based study
    B Leavy
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Orthopedics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Osteoporos Int 24:2387-96. 2013
    ..Time of fracture varied between community dwellers and residential care facility dwellers, and in relation to subjects' psychotropic drug status. Indoor hip fracture incidence increased on snow-covered days...