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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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Review
2018
Review
2018
Aims Instability remains a challenging problem in both primary and revision total hip arthroplasty (THA). Dual mobility… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Aims Our aim was to prepare a systematic review and meta‐analysis to compare the outcomes of cemented and cementless… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
SummaryA fracture risk assessment tool (FRAX™) is developed based on the use of clinical risk factors with or without bone… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Osteoporotic structural damage and bone fragility result from reduced bone formation and increased bone resorption. In… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Once-daily injections of parathyroid hormone or its amino-terminal fragments increase bone formation and bone mass… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
CONTEXT Raloxifene hydrochloride, a selective estrogen receptor modulator, prevents bone loss in postmenopausal women, but… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
CONTEXT Risedronate, a potent bisphosphonate, has been shown to be effective in the treatment of Paget disease of bone and other… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Women with low bone density in the radius or calcaneus are at increased risk of hip fracture. To see whether bone density of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1954
Highly Cited
1954
Late results in 243 arthroplasties with an acrylic prosthesis for traumatic or osteoarthritic conditions are reported. Early… Expand
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