Femoral Fractures

Known as: Fracture of Femur, Brud:lar, BRUDD LARHALS 
A traumatic or pathologic injury to the femur in which the continuity of the femur is broken.
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Current evidence suggests that there is an association between bisphosphonate therapy and atypical femoral fractures… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Newell-Price J, Bertagna X, Grossman AB, Nieman LK. Cush1. ing’s syndrome. Lancet 2006;367:1605-17. de Bruin C, Pereira AM… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Recent evidence has linked long-term bisphosphonate use with insufficiency fractures of the femur in postmenopausal women. In… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Postoperative femoral periprosthetic fracture is an uncommon complication of total hip arthroplasty surgery, but several centers… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
In recent years, the technique of surgical stabilization in the distal femur has changed. This change decreased the number of non… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Hip fracture is an important cause of morbidity and mortality among the elderly. Current methods of assessing a patient's risk of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVES To assess whether intraoperative intravascular volume optimisation improves outcome and shortens hospital stay after… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVE To study the mortality and morbidity associated with proximal femoral fractures with reference to fracture type… (More)
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Review
1988
Review
1988
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The management of traumatic disruption of the pelvic ring has become a focus of interest, the main question being whether such… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Intramedullary nailing was performed on 520 femoral fractures in 500 patients. The series included eighty-six open fractures and… (More)
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