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Hip Fractures

Known as: HIP FRACTURE, broken hips, fractured hip 
Traumatic or pathological injury to the hip in which the continuity of either the femoral head, femoral neck, intertrochanteric or subtrochanteric… 
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Review
2009
Review
2009
CONTEXT Understanding the incidence and subsequent mortality following hip fracture is essential to measuring population health… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Mortality is increased after a hip fracture, and strategies that improve outcomes are needed. METHODS In this… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Hip fractures are recognized to be a major public health problem in many Western nations, most notably those in North America… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The relationship between BMD and fracture risk was estimated in a meta‐analysis of data from 12 cohort studies of ∼39,000 men and… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
CONTEXT Despite decades of accumulated observational evidence, the balance of risks and benefits for hormone use in healthy… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Risedronate increases bone mineral density in elderly women, but whether it prevents hip fracture is not known… 
Review
1997
Review
1997
Abstract: The aims of this study were to estimate the present and future incidence of hip fracture world-wide. From a survey of… 
Review
1995
Review
1995
BACKGROUND Many risk factors for hip fractures have been suggested but have not been evaluated in a comprehensive prospective… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND Hypovitaminosis D and a low calcium intake contribute to increased parathyroid function in elderly persons. Calcium…