Structure of greater trochanter of femur

Known as: Trochanters, Greater, Great Trochanter, Greater Trochanters 
A large, irregular, quadrilateral area of bone found at the neck of the femur.

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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Total hip arthroplasty with use of metal-on-metal bearings has been reintroduced as an alternative to the use of metal… (More)
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2003
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2003
One outstanding issue regarding the relationship between elastic modulus and density for trabecular bone is whether the… (More)
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2001
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2001
Understanding the dependence of human trabecular bone strength behavior on anatomic site provides insight into structure-function… (More)
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1999
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1999
The objectives of this study were to learn how hip fracture patients fall, and to compare the mechanics of their falls with those… (More)
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1998
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1998
One hundred elderly patients who had an intertrochanteric femoral fracture were randomized to treatment with a compression hip… (More)
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1996
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1996
Population based studies have demonstrated that having a first degree relative with a hip fracture is predictive of future hip… (More)
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1993
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1993
Based on engineering principles, geometric measurements of femoral size should be related to femoral strength and the risk for… (More)
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1992
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1992
BACKGROUND Increased dietary intake of calcium during childhood, usually as calcium in milk, is associated with increased bone… (More)
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1983
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1983
The maximum voluntary force (strength) which could be produced by the knee-extensor muscles, with the knee held at a right angle… (More)
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1982
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1982
During the ten-year period ending in 1978, 10,500 conventional total hip arthroplasties were performed at the Mayo Clinic… (More)
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