Trochanter

Known as: Trochanters 
A bony protrusion on the femoral bone to which muscles are attached.
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
CONTEXT Activation of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma by thiazolidinediones (TZDs) results in lower bone mass in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Antiresorptive agents are widely used to treat osteoporosis. We report the results of a multinational randomized… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The International Committee for Standards in Bone Measurement (ICSBM) has published standardization formulas for total hip bone… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Vitamin D deficiency leads to secondary hyperparathyroidism, increased bone turnover, and bone loss and, when severe, to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Few studies have evaluated risk factors for bone loss in elderly women and men. Thus, we examined risk factors for 4-year… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Treatment of hypogonadal men with testosterone has been shown to ameliorate the effects of testosterone deficiency on bone… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The loss of bone and muscle is a major concern for long duration space flight. In December of 1989, we established a… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Generalised osteoporosis is a feature of established rheumatoid arthritis but whether this is a consequence of treatment… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
A direct lateral approach to the hip is described which allows adequate access for orientation of the implant, for the insertion… (More)
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