Spinal Fractures

Known as: Spinal Fractures [Disease/Finding], Vertebral fractures, Fracture, Spinal 
Traumatic or pathological injury to the spine in which the continuity of a vertebral bone is broken. Symptoms include back pain and difficulty… (More)

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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Denosumab is a fully human monoclonal antibody to the receptor activator of nuclear factor-kappaB ligand (RANKL) that… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Vertebroplasty is commonly used to treat painful, osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures. METHODS In this… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND A single infusion of intravenous zoledronic acid decreases bone turnover and improves bone density at 12 months in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Mortality is increased after a hip fracture, and strategies that improve outcomes are needed. METHODS In this… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Osteoporotic structural damage and bone fragility result from reduced bone formation and increased bone resorption. In… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
CONTEXT Alendronate sodium reduces fracture risk in postmenopausal women who have vertebral fractures, but its effects on… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Previous studies have shown that alendronate can increase bone mineral density (BMD) and prevent radiographically… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The assessment of vertebral fracture by conventional radiography has been refined and improved using either semiquantitative or… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
OBJECTIVE To determine the independent contributions of bone mass and existing fractures as predictors of the risk for new… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
From a retrospective study of 412 thoracolumbar injuries, the author introduces the concept of middle column or middle… (More)
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