Fracture healing in elderly patients: new challenges for antiosteoporotic drugs.

Abstract

Osteoporosis is a major public health concern, characterized by low bone mass and structural deterioration of bone tissue, leading to bone fragility and an increased susceptibility to fracture. Fracture repair progresses through different pathways, striking a balance between bone formation and bone remodeling mechanisms. Conventionally, fracture repair is… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s40520-013-0096-8

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@article{Tarantino2013FractureHI, title={Fracture healing in elderly patients: new challenges for antiosteoporotic drugs.}, author={Umberto Tarantino and Luca Saturnino and Alessandro Scialdoni and Maurizio Feola and Federico Maria Liuni and Valerio Tempesta and Pietro Pistillo}, journal={Aging clinical and experimental research}, year={2013}, volume={25 Suppl 1}, pages={S105-8} }