• Atypical fractures on long term bisphosphonates therapy.

      Hussein, W; Cunningham, C; Logan, H; Fallon, C; Murphy, S; Midland Regional Hospital, Mullingar, Co Westmeath. waelhussein@physicians.ie (2011)
      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.