Osteomalacia as a contributing factor in fracture of the femoral neck in the elderly in Quatar.

@article{Eid1978OsteomalaciaAA,
  title={Osteomalacia as a contributing factor in fracture of the femoral neck in the elderly in Quatar.},
  author={Abulfotooh M. Eid},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
  year={1978},
  volume={132},
  pages={129-35}
}
Eighty-seven patients with femoral neck fractures were investigated for possible evidence of osteomalacia. Eighteen patients were under the age of 50, or had sustained the fracture following severe injury. No evidence of osteomalacia was demonstrated in this group. In the remaining 69 patients the fracture was associated with a trivial injury, and in some… CONTINUE READING