[Atypical fractures of the femur: apropos of 3 clinical cases].


Osteoporosis is an increasing public health problem. The bisphophonates are the most useful treatment used through the world to prevent osteoporotic fractures. Their large prescription revealed an unpredictable side effect: the atypical fracture. These fractures appear in the subtrochanteric or diaphysal femoral proximal site, spontaneously or after a low… (More)
DOI: 10.1024/1661-8157/a001742

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