Steroid-induced ischemic bone necrosis of femoral head: Treatment strategies

@inproceedings{Wu2015SteroidinducedIB,
  title={Steroid-induced ischemic bone necrosis of femoral head: Treatment strategies},
  author={Bin Wu and Zhong Dong and Shuyuan Li and Hongmei Song},
  booktitle={Pakistan journal of medical sciences},
  year={2015}
}
UNLABELLED Fat hypertrophy, intravascular coagulation, and fat emboli are important risk factors of steroid-induced ischemic bone necrosis (SI-IBN) which may develop during the initial one year after commencing the use of steroids. This pathology is best studied by MRI, particularly for its staging. The cautious strategies such as low dose, oral route… CONTINUE READING