Essays about: "atypical femur fracture"
Found 2 essays containing the words atypical femur fracture.
University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)
Abstract : Atypical Femur Fracture(AFF) is a type of stress fracture that occurs in conjunction with prolonged bisphosphonate treatment. In practice, AFF is very rarely identiﬁed from Normal Femur Fracture(NFF) correctly on the ﬁrst diagnostic X-ray examination. READ MORE
University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Biomedicinsk teknik
Abstract : Stress fractures are problematic type of fractures as they are prone to delayed and nonunions. In order to achieve healing and restore the bones mechanical aspects, invasive treatments such as attaching plates, nails and screws are sometimes needed to stabilize the bone and facilitate healing. READ MORE