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ba0005p379 | Osteoporosis: treatment | ECTS2016

Clinical features of atypical femur fracture

Ho Moon Kyoung , Sup Shin Joong , Chul Kim Nak

Introduction: The correlation between the occurrence of atypical femur fractures (AFFs) and prolonged bisphosphonate use has been reported in many studies. However, the incidence of AFFs is extremely low, which results in the lack of studies illuminating its treatment and clinical results so far. In this study, we aim to elucidate the clinical outcomes of bisphosphonate-associated AFFs and the clinical results depending on the bisphosphonate therapy period.<p class="abstex...