Atypical fractures on long term bisphosphonates therapy.

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/220744
Title:
Atypical fractures on long term bisphosphonates therapy.
Authors:
Hussein, W; Cunningham, C; Logan, H; Fallon, C; Murphy, S
Affiliation:
Midland Regional Hospital, Mullingar, Co Westmeath. waelhussein@physicians.ie
Citation:
Atypical fractures on long term bisphosphonates therapy., 104 (10):308, 310 Ir Med J
Journal:
Irish medical journal
Issue Date:
2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/220744
PubMed ID:
22256444
Abstract:
Bisphosphonates reduce fractures risk in patients with osteoporosis. A new pattern of fractures is now being noted in patients on prolonged bisphosphonate therapy. We report a case of an atypical femoral fracture with preceding pain and highlight the characteristics of these fractures.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
MeSH:
Absorptiometry, Photon; Aged; Alendronate; Bone Density Conservation Agents; Female; Fracture Fixation, Intramedullary; Fractures, Spontaneous; Hip Fractures; Humans; Osteoporosis, Postmenopausal; Recovery of Function; Risk Adjustment; Risk Factors; Treatment Outcome
ISSN:
0332-3102

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorHussein, Wen_GB
dc.contributor.authorCunningham, Cen_GB
dc.contributor.authorLogan, Hen_GB
dc.contributor.authorFallon, Cen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMurphy, Sen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-04-26T12:40:33Z-
dc.date.available2012-04-26T12:40:33Z-
dc.date.issued2011-
dc.identifier.citationAtypical fractures on long term bisphosphonates therapy., 104 (10):308, 310 Ir Med Jen_GB
dc.identifier.issn0332-3102-
dc.identifier.pmid22256444-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/220744-
dc.description.abstractBisphosphonates reduce fractures risk in patients with osteoporosis. A new pattern of fractures is now being noted in patients on prolonged bisphosphonate therapy. We report a case of an atypical femoral fracture with preceding pain and highlight the characteristics of these fractures.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Irish medical journalen_GB
dc.subject.meshAbsorptiometry, Photon-
dc.subject.meshAged-
dc.subject.meshAlendronate-
dc.subject.meshBone Density Conservation Agents-
dc.subject.meshFemale-
dc.subject.meshFracture Fixation, Intramedullary-
dc.subject.meshFractures, Spontaneous-
dc.subject.meshHip Fractures-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshOsteoporosis, Postmenopausal-
dc.subject.meshRecovery of Function-
dc.subject.meshRisk Adjustment-
dc.subject.meshRisk Factors-
dc.subject.meshTreatment Outcome-
dc.titleAtypical fractures on long term bisphosphonates therapy.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentMidland Regional Hospital, Mullingar, Co Westmeath. waelhussein@physicians.ieen_GB
dc.identifier.journalIrish medical journalen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren
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