Femoral Neck Fractures

Known as: fracture femoral neck, femur fractures neck, Femur Neck Fractures 
Fractures of the short, constricted portion of the thigh bone between the femur head and the trochanters. It excludes intertrochanteric fractures… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
What is the relationship between the age or gender of the patient and the incidence of fracture-healing complications after… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
There has been a renewed interest in metal-on-metal resurfacing total hip arthroplasty. Recent studies have reported high success… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To compare the functional results after displaced fractures of the femoral neck treated with internal fixation or… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The optimal choice for the stabilization of displaced femoral neck fractures remains controversial, with alternatives… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The main purpose of this prospective study was to investigate the functional outcome and health-related quality of life according… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Femoral neck fractures in the geriatric patient continue to represent a therapeutic challenge. Despite advances in surgical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVES To verify whether anterior femoroacetabular impingement can be a reason for hip pain and loss of motion in patients… (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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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The aims of this study were to estimate the incidence of acute confusional state (ACS), its predisposing factors and consequences… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Seventeen young adults with subcapital femoral neck fractures that occurred after injury and with no signs of osteoporosis were… (More)
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