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

Abstract

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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