Bone structure of calcaneum

Known as: calcaneal, Heel Bone, Calcaneus 
The largest of the TARSAL BONES which is situated at the lower and back part of the FOOT, forming the HEEL.
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2005
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2005
Very little information is available to direct the prevention or management of osteoporosis in men. The Osteoporotic Fractures in… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Current data on the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in India are scarce. OBJECTIVE We assessed the calcium… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND A quarter of fractures needing admission happen in men, but few data are available that show the value of bone… (More)
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1999
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1999
BACKGROUND Osteoporotic fractures, including clinically detected vertebral fractures, are associated with increased mortality… (More)
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1997
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1997
BACKGROUND Quantitative ultrasound of bone is a new radiation-free technique that measures bone mass and may assess bone quality… (More)
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1996
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1996
BACKGROUND The ability of ultrasonographic measurements to discriminate between patients with hip fracture and age-matched… (More)
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1995
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1995
A modification of Cobey's method for radiographically imaging the coronal plane alignment of the hindfoot is described. Using… (More)
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1995
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1995
Few studies have analyzed the relationship between ultrasound measurements (US) and corresponding histomorphometric parameters of… (More)
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1995
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1995
It is uncertain whether or how rapidly elderly women continue to lose bone with advancing age. To determine rates of change in… (More)
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1975
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1975
The extraspinal manifestations of Forestier's disease are described in 21 consecutive cases; diffuse idiopathic skeletal… (More)
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