Comparison of radiographic fracture healing in the distal radius for patients on and off bisphosphonate therapy.

PURPOSE To compare healing rates of distal radius fractures in patients on bisphosphonate therapy at the time of injury to rates in those not on bisphosphonate therapy. METHODS A total of 196 consecutive patients treated for distal radius fractures were included in this study. Patients currently on bisphosphonate therapy at the time of injury… CONTINUE READING