Evaluation and medical management of fragility fractures of the upper extremity.

Abstract

Osteoporosis continues to be a major health condition plaguing the aging population. The major manifestation of osteoporosis, the development of fragility fractures, is a burden both clinically and economically on patients and the nation's health care system, with up to half of all American women sustaining a fragility fracture in their older years. The… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ocl.2013.12.005

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