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[LCID Study Number: 2016-084]

A Randomized, Controlled Trial of Regional Versus General Anesthesia for Promoting Independence After Hip Fracture (Regain Trial)

  1. To test the effect of spinal versus general anesthesia on recovery of walking at 60 days after randomization.
  2. To measure the impact of spinal versus general anesthesia on overall health and disability, return to prefracture place of residence, pain, mortality and cognition at approximately 60,180,365 days after randomization.
  3. To assess the tolerability of spinal versus general anesthesia for hip fracture surgery and association of spinal versus general anesthesia with inpatient mortality and major morbidity, including postoperative delirium.

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