Bone structure of shaft of femur

Known as: Body of Femur, femur diaphysis, Corpus femoris 
The cylindrical body of the femur.
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of sclerostin inhibition by treatment with a sclerostin antibody (Scl-AbII… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Heavier individuals have higher hip BMD and more robust femur geometry, but it is unclear whether values vary in proportion with… (More)
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2008
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2008
n engl j med 358;12 www.nejm.org march 20, 2008 1304 approved indications in postmenopausal and male osteoporosis, we recommended… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVES The timing of definitive fixation for major fractures in patients with multiple injuries is controversial. To address… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
It is unclear if the bones of overweight children are appropriately adapted to increased loads. The objective of this study was… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Exercise during growth has a positive influence on bone mineral accrual, yet little is known about how bone geometry and strength… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Bone mineral density (BMD) measured by dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) is the main determinant of the clinical evaluation… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The inbred strains of mice C57BL/6J (B6) and C3H/HeJ (C3H) have very different femoral peak bone densities and may serve as… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND Smoking is recognized as a risk factor for vertebral, forearm, and hip fractures. Since bone density is an important… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
The influence of stem size and extent of porous coating on femoral bone resorption was examined in 411 cases of primary… (More)
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