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  • femur
  • Evans E. The treatment of trochanteric fractures of the femur. (springer.com)
  • Treatment of intertrochanteric fractures of the femur. (springer.com)
  • Harper MC, Walsh T. Ender nailing for pertrochanteric fractures of the femur: an analysis of indications, factors related to mechanical failure, and postoperative results. (springer.com)
  • Difficulties and complications of the Ender method of treatment of trochanteric fractures of the femur. (springer.com)
  • While the media bombards patients with complications of medical therapy (atypical femur fractures, osteonecrosis of jaw, myocardial infarction), providers need to understand and communicate the low incidence of these complications compared with consequences of not initiating medical therapy. (springer.com)
  • spine
  • One other problem is that if you stiffen several segments in fusion in an osteoporotic spine, there will be additional stresses delivered to the first open motion segment, and this vertebra often fractures later. (emoryhealthcare.org)
  • radius and
  • The treatment principles of the AO group ( Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Osteosynthese, or Association for the Study of Osteosynthesis) have revolutionized treatment of radius and ulna fractures. (medscape.com)
  • spite of medical
  • Anabolic agents (abaloparatide and teriparatide) are effective adjuvants to fracture repair, and have shown positive results in cases of re-fracture in spite of medical management (i.e., bisphosphonates). (springer.com)
  • anatomy
  • Thumb anatomy is discussed in greater detail separately, but aspects of particular relevance to thumb metacarpal fractures is discussed here (see 'Finger and thumb anatomy' ). (uptodate.com)
  • incidence
  • By 2050, the worldwide incidence of hip fracture in men is projected to increase by 310% and 240% in women, compared to rates in 1990. (iofbonehealth.org)
  • Incidence of disability, institutionalization and death are frequent consequences of hip fractures. (springer.com)