Structure of neck of femur

Known as: Femur neck, Neck, Femoral, Neck of femur 
The short, constricted portion of the thigh bone between the femur head and the trochanter.
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2017
Review
2017
Background: Considerable attention has recently focused on dietary protein's role in the mature skeleton, prompted partly by an… (More)
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2016
Review
2016
INTRODUCTION Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is the most common chronic inflammatory joint disease and is associated with an excess… (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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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Strontium ranelate, a new oral drug shown to reduce vertebral fracture risk in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis… (More)
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2001
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2001
We have observed damage to the labrum as a result of repetitive acetabular impingement in non-dysplastic hips, in which the… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND Once-daily injections of parathyroid hormone or its amino-terminal fragments increase bone formation and bone mass… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND Risedronate increases bone mineral density in elderly women, but whether it prevents hip fracture is not known… (More)
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1999
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1999
The mechanical properties of bone tissue are determined by composition as well as structural, microstructural and nanostructural… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
An algorithm was developed to estimate the strength of the femoral neck from data generated by the dual-energy x-ray… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
The amount of skeletal mass acquired during adolescence is one of the most important determinants for the risk of postmenopausal… (More)
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