Osteoporotic Fractures

Known as: due fractures osteoporosis, FRACTURE DUE TO OSTEOPOROSIS, Low-Trauma Fracture 
A pathologic bone fracture due to osteoporosis. It is generally caused by a fall from a standing height or lower and usually involves the spine, hip… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Vertebroplasty has become a common treatment for painful osteoporotic vertebral fractures, but there is limited… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
CONTEXT There are few data on long-term mortality following osteoporotic fracture and fewer following subsequent fracture… (More)
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2007
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2007
A fracture risk assessment tool (FRAX™) is developed based on the use of clinical risk factors with or without bone mineral… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
UNLABELLED The relationship between BMD and fracture risk was estimated in a meta-analysis of data from 12 cohort studies of… (More)
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2004
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2004
The aim of this study was to examine the pattern of mortality following osteoporotic fractures at the spine, shoulder, hip, and… (More)
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2000
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2000
The objectives of the present study were to estimate long-term risks of osteoporotic fractures. The incidence of hip, distal… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Mortality increases after hip fractures in women and more so in men. Little is known, however, about mortality after… (More)
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1999
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1999
Although vertebral deformities are known to predict future vertebral deformities, little is known about their ability to predict… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Osteoporotic fractures are a significant public health problem, resulting in substantial morbidity and mortality. Previous… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Vertebral fractures are the most frequent of the fractures associated with osteoporosis, yet little is known of their impact on… (More)
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