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Atypical fractures on long term bisphosphonates therapy.Hussein, W; Cunningham, C; Logan, H; Fallon, C; Murphy, S; Midland Regional Hospital, Mullingar, Co Westmeath. email@example.com (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.