Metformin Use prior to Hip Surgery: Does it cause complications?
Clinical Trial Information
Trial Contact: Krol, David; Harriott, Paula
IRB No: 19.027.02
Protocol Abbrev: Metformin & Surgery
Principal Investigator: George John Haidukewych, MD
Age Group: Adult
Secondary Protocol No: Version #2/ May 21, 2019
The primary objective of this project is to determine whether the use of metformin prior to hip fracture repair surgery causes increased complications as compared to a control group of patients not on metformin and to identify which complications are most prevalent, if there are discovered
The study population will include patients of Level One Orthopaedics/ Orlando Health who had their hip fracture repair surgery between January 2008 and January 2019.