Hip Fracture Audit (HFA) SIG

Hip Fracture Audit SIG


Uphold Best Practice in Hip Fracture Audit Around The World


  • Bring together a global multidisciplinary network of people experienced in & passionate about hip fracture audit
  • Globally adopt the Minimum Common Dataset (MCD) – Please note that an updated version of the FFN MDS will be published later in 2021
  • Build a platform to share HFA knowledge, learning & research

Proposed outputs 2020/2021

  1. Re-connect the HFA SIG advisory group and together build a global representative advisory group & membership
  2. Review MCD
  3. Through the FFN, represent HFA SIG & work with other groups to uphold best practice in HFA and inform policy

New Hip Fracture Toolbox available!

Developed as a collaboration by the Asia Pacific Fragility Fracture Alliance Hip Fracture Registry Working Group and the Fragility Fracture Network Hip Fracture Audit Special Interest Group, this practical and informative resource explains the fundamental need, and how to best advocate for, the establishment of a national hip fracture registry. To learn more, visit: https://apfracturealliance.org/hfr-toolbox/

HFA SIG Advisory Group

Chairs: Emer Ahern & Matt Costa

Name Country  
Ami Hommel Sweden Rikshoft
Cecilia Rogmark Sweden Rikshoft
Karl-Goran Thorngren Sweden Rikshoft
Jan-Erik Giertsen Norway NHFR
Alma Becic Pedersen Denmark  
Antony Johansen England & Wales NHFD
Louise Brent Ireland IHFD
Kirsty Ward Scotland SHFA
Andrew Hall Scotland SHFA
Karen Adam Scotland SHFA
Cristina Ojeda-Thies Spain RNFC
Sarwiga Diem Germany  
Jacqui Close Australia ANZHFR
Hannah Seymour Australia ANZHFR
Elizabeth Armstrong Australia ANZHFR
Lara Harvey Australia ANZHFR
Pierre Guy Canada  
Irewin Tabu Philippines