The fragile elderly hip: Mechanisms associated with age-related loss of strength and toughness

Bone 61 (2014) 138–148.

This review examines recent developments in the understanding of why the elderly hip becomes fragile. This growing understanding is suggesting novel testable approaches for reducing risk of hip fracture that might translate into control of the growing worldwide impact of hip fractures on our ageing populations.

Autor: Reeve J, Loveridge N.
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