Prognostic factors following pathological fractures.

  title={Prognostic factors following pathological fractures.},
  author={Thomas Hill and Peter D'Alessandro and K Murray and Piers Yates},
  journal={ANZ journal of surgery},
  volume={85 3},
BACKGROUND Pathological fractures are a significant and often devastating event in the progression of metastatic bone disease. They are frequently a marker of end-stage cancer and the end of functional independence. Although several studies look into prognosis following the development of metastatic lesions, few look into the prognosis after the fracture… CONTINUE READING