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Table 2 Demographics and type of fracture

From: Emergency physician-performed ultrasound-guided nerve blocks in proximal femoral fractures provide safe and effective pain relief: a prospective observational study in The Netherlands

Factors Frequency or value % Range
Median age (IQR), year 76 (68–84)   28–95
Gender    
 Male 23 35.9  
 Female 41 64.1  
Type of fracture    
 Femoral neck 37 57.8  
 Trochanteric 16 25.0  
 Femoral shaft 11 17.2  
Laterality    
 Left femur 30 46.9  
 Right femur 34 53.1  
Prehospital analgesics    
 Rate of administration 51 79.7  
 Paracetamol/acetaminophen 19 37.3  
 NSAIDs 0 0  
 Oxycodone 1 2.0  
 Fentanyl 26 51.0  
 Morphine 6 11.8  
 Esketamine 14 27.5  
  1. IQR interquartile range, NSAIDs nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs