Funding for this research was provided by:
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (MOP 133629)
Received: 1 October 2019
Accepted: 1 October 2020
First Online: 10 October 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The University of British Columbia Behavioural Research Ethics Board approved this study (H11–02611). The Canadian Institute for Health Information granted permission to access and use the Discharge Abstract Database for this study.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that (1) BS, PG and the Collaborative have received grants from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research related to this work. (2) PG also receives funding and fees from the British Columbia Specialists Services Committee for work around hip fracture care not related to this manuscript and from Stryker Orthopedics (as a product development consultant). He is a board member and shareholder in Traumis Surgical Systems Inc. and a board member for the Canadian Orthopedic Foundation. He also serves on the speakers’ bureaus of Stryker Canada. (3) SNM receives salary support from the Fonds de Recherche du Québec en Santé and reports research grants from Amgen Canada, and from Merck. (4) KS has received funding from the National Institute of Health Research, the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy UK, and UK Research and Innovation for work around hip fracture care not related to this manuscript. (5) LB receives salary support as the Dr. David Magee Endowed Chair for Musculoskeletal Research from the Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine at the University of Alberta. (6) JMS is a Scholar of the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR). (7) JDK, LK, ARL, EJH declare they have no conflicts of interests.