femoral neck fractures

Summary

Summary: Fractures of the short, constricted portion of the thigh bone between the femur head and the trochanters. It excludes intertrochanteric fractures which are HIP FRACTURES.

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  1. ncbi More re-operations after uncemented than cemented hemiarthroplasty used in the treatment of displaced fractures of the femoral neck: an observational study of 11,116 hemiarthroplasties from a national register
    J E Gjertsen
    Haukeland University Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 94:1113-9. 2012
  2. ncbi Dementia after delirium in patients with femoral neck fractures
    Maria Lundström
    Department of Community Medicine and Rehabilitation, Geriatric Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1002-6. 2003
  3. ncbi Hemiarthroplasty of the hip with and without cement: a randomized clinical trial
    Fraser Taylor
    Auckland City Hospital, Private Bag 92 024, Auckland Mail Centre, Auckland 1142, New Zealand
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:577-83. 2012
  4. ncbi Proximal femur geometry to detect and distinguish femoral neck fractures from trochanteric fractures in postmenopausal women
    S Gnudi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Intema, Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 13:69-73. 2002
  5. ncbi Operative management of displaced femoral neck fractures in elderly patients. An international survey
    Mohit Bhandari
    Department of Surgery, Hamilton Health Sciences General Hospital, 237 Barton Street East, 7 North, Suite 727, Hamilton, Ontario L8L 2X2, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:2122-30. 2005
  6. ncbi Total hip replacement and hemiarthroplasty in mobile, independent patients with a displaced intracapsular fracture of the femoral neck: a seven- to ten-year follow-up report of a prospective randomised controlled trial
    P P Avery
    North Bristol NHS Trust, Avon Orthopaedic Centre, Bristol BS10 5NB, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:1045-8. 2011
  7. ncbi Monoblock hemiarthroplasties for femoral neck fractures--a part of orthopaedic history? Analysis of national registration of hemiarthroplasties 2005-2009
    Cecilia Rogmark
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Injury 43:946-9. 2012
  8. pmc Arthroplasty options in femoral-neck fracture: answers from the national registries
    Arun Kannan
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Int Orthop 36:1-8. 2012
  9. ncbi Displaced femoral neck fractures in young adults treated with closed reduction and internal fixation
    Hui Kuang Huang
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Orthopedics 33:873. 2010
  10. pmc A cost-effectiveness analysis of the arthroplasty options for displaced femoral neck fractures in the active, healthy, elderly population
    James Slover
    Department of Orthopaedics, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA P60 AR48094
    J Arthroplasty 24:854-60. 2009

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  1. ncbi More re-operations after uncemented than cemented hemiarthroplasty used in the treatment of displaced fractures of the femoral neck: an observational study of 11,116 hemiarthroplasties from a national register
    J E Gjertsen
    Haukeland University Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 94:1113-9. 2012
    ..However, in a time-dependent analysis, the HRR for re-operation in both groups increased as follow-up increased. This study showed that the risk for revision was higher for uncemented than for cemented hemiarthroplasties...
  2. ncbi Dementia after delirium in patients with femoral neck fractures
    Maria Lundström
    Department of Community Medicine and Rehabilitation, Geriatric Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1002-6. 2003
    To investigate whether delirium in older patients with femoral neck fractures is associated with an increased risk of developing dementia and a higher mortality rate.
  3. ncbi Hemiarthroplasty of the hip with and without cement: a randomized clinical trial
    Fraser Taylor
    Auckland City Hospital, Private Bag 92 024, Auckland Mail Centre, Auckland 1142, New Zealand
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:577-83. 2012
    ..The primary hypothesis of this study was that use of cement would provide better visual analog pain scores following this procedure in an elderly patient population...
  4. ncbi Proximal femur geometry to detect and distinguish femoral neck fractures from trochanteric fractures in postmenopausal women
    S Gnudi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Intema, Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 13:69-73. 2002
    ..Relatively few studies have tested their ability to discriminate femoral neck fractures from those of the trochanter...
  5. ncbi Operative management of displaced femoral neck fractures in elderly patients. An international survey
    Mohit Bhandari
    Department of Surgery, Hamilton Health Sciences General Hospital, 237 Barton Street East, 7 North, Suite 727, Hamilton, Ontario L8L 2X2, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:2122-30. 2005
    ..Our objective was to clarify current opinion with regard to the operative treatment of displaced fractures of the femoral neck...
  6. ncbi Total hip replacement and hemiarthroplasty in mobile, independent patients with a displaced intracapsular fracture of the femoral neck: a seven- to ten-year follow-up report of a prospective randomised controlled trial
    P P Avery
    North Bristol NHS Trust, Avon Orthopaedic Centre, Bristol BS10 5NB, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:1045-8. 2011
    ..There was lower mortality (p = 0.013) and a trend towards superior function in patients with a total hip replacement in the medium term...
  7. ncbi Monoblock hemiarthroplasties for femoral neck fractures--a part of orthopaedic history? Analysis of national registration of hemiarthroplasties 2005-2009
    Cecilia Rogmark
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Injury 43:946-9. 2012
    ..Cemented Thompson(®) or ETS(®) implants could still be suitable for the oldest, low-activity patients. To finally decide if there is a place for them, patient-reported outcome must be analysed as well...
  8. pmc Arthroplasty options in femoral-neck fracture: answers from the national registries
    Arun Kannan
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Int Orthop 36:1-8. 2012
    ..Clinical trials and systematic reviews of such trials have not provided a convincing answer to this question...
  9. ncbi Displaced femoral neck fractures in young adults treated with closed reduction and internal fixation
    Hui Kuang Huang
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Orthopedics 33:873. 2010
    ..reduction and internal fixation with 3 different screw configurations for acute completely displaced femoral neck fractures in young adults...
  10. pmc A cost-effectiveness analysis of the arthroplasty options for displaced femoral neck fractures in the active, healthy, elderly population
    James Slover
    Department of Orthopaedics, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA P60 AR48094
    J Arthroplasty 24:854-60. 2009
    ..of total hip arthroplasty (THA) compared with hemiarthroplasty (HEMI) in the treatment of displaced femoral neck fractures in active otherwise healthy older patients in whom the optimum treatment is believed to be an arthroplasty ..
  11. ncbi Systematic review of cemented versus uncemented hemiarthroplasty for displaced femoral neck fractures in older patients
    Xiangping Luo
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, The People s Hospital of Leiyang, Hunan, China
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 132:455-63. 2012
    ..was to assess the effectiveness and safety of cemented versus uncemented hemiarthroplasty for displaced femoral neck fractures in older patients...
  12. ncbi Quality of life related to fracture displacement among elderly patients with femoral neck fractures treated with internal fixation
    Jan Tidermark
    Department of Orthopaedics, Stockholm Soder Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Orthop Trauma 16:34-8. 2002
    To determine differences in outcome between undisplaced (Garden I and II) and displaced (Garden III and IV) femoral neck fractures in elderly patients treated with internal fixation.
  13. ncbi Cemented versus uncemented hemiarthroplasty for displaced femoral neck fractures: a prospective randomized trial with early follow-up
    Joseph P Deangelis
    Department of Orthopaedics, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 26:135-40. 2012
    ..To prospectively compare the functional outcome associated with cemented and uncemented hemiarthroplasty...
  14. pmc Mortality after admission to hospital with fractured neck of femur: database study
    Michael J Goldacre
    Unit of Health Care Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 325:868-9. 2002
  15. ncbi Internal fixation versus hemiarthroplasty versus total hip arthroplasty for displaced subcapital fractures of femur--13 year results of a prospective randomised study
    K J Ravikumar
    Mayday University Hospital, Thornton Heath, Surrey, UK
    Injury 31:793-7. 2000
    ..25%. THA should be seriously considered in physiologically active patients with a displaced subcapital fracture of the femur...
  16. ncbi Gamma nails revisited: gamma nails versus compression hip screws in the management of intertrochanteric fractures of the hip: a meta-analysis
    Mohit Bhandari
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 23:460-4. 2009
    ..The current meta-analysis aimed to explore the effects of time and Gamma Nail design on the risks of femoral shaft fracture after treatment of extracapsular hip fractures...
  17. pmc Time trends and demography of mortality after fractured neck of femur in an English population, 1968-98: database study
    Stephen E Roberts
    Unit of Health Care Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 327:771-5. 2003
    ..To investigate time trends in mortality after admission to hospital for fractured neck of femur from 1968 to 1998, and to report on the effects of demographic factors on mortality...
  18. ncbi Total hip arthroplasty and hemiarthroplasty in mobile, independent patients with a displaced intracapsular fracture of the femoral neck. A randomized, controlled trial
    R P Baker
    Avon Orthopaedic Centre, Southmead Hospital, Southmead Road, Bristol, BS10 5NB, United Kingdom
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:2583-9. 2006
    ..Hemiarthroplasty and total hip arthroplasty are commonly used to treat displaced intracapsular fractures of the femoral neck, but each has disadvantages and the optimal treatment of these fractures remains controversial...
  19. ncbi Mortality after femoral neck fractures: a two-year follow-up
    Jaunius Kurtinaitis
    Clinic of Rheumatology, Traumatology Orthopaedic and Reconstructive Surgery, Medical Faculty, Vilnius University, 2nd Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Vilnius University Emergency Hospital, Siltnamiu 29, 04130 Vilnius, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 48:145-9. 2012
    To identify the survival and standardized mortality ratio with respect to gender, age, and treatment method of patients treated for femoral neck fractures.
  20. ncbi The Norwegian Hip Fracture Register: experiences after the first 2 years and 15,576 reported operations
    Jan Erik Gjertsen
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 79:583-93. 2008
    ..The Norwegian Hip Fracture Register was established in January 2005 to collect nationwide information as a basis for improved management of patients with hip fractures. We now report our experience after the first 2 years...
  21. ncbi Predictors of mortality in elderly patients with an intertrochanteric or a femoral neck fracture
    Hayrettin Kesmezacar
    Orthopaedics and Traumatology Department, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Trauma 68:153-8. 2010
    ..We wanted to convey if there was any decrease in mortality rate of intertrochanteric femur fracture patients when compared with femoral neck fracture patients who were almost always treated with arthroplasty...
  22. ncbi A new uncemented hydroxyapatite-coated femoral component for the treatment of femoral neck fractures: two-year radiostereometric and bone densitometric evaluation in 50 hips
    O G Sköldenberg
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Division of Orthopaedics, Karolinska Institute at Danderyd Hospital, S 18288 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:665-77. 2011
    ..The two-year results from this pilot study indicate that this new, uncemented femoral component can be used for elderly patients with osteoporotic fractures of the femoral neck...
  23. ncbi A comparative biomechanical analysis of fixation devices for unstable femoral neck fractures: the Intertan versus cannulated screws or a dynamic hip screw
    Martin Rupprecht
    Department of Trauma, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse, Hamburg, Germany
    J Trauma 71:625-34. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the utility of this device for stabilization of unstable femoral neck fractures compared with cannulated screws (CS) and a dynamic hip screw (DHS).
  24. ncbi Internal fixation versus total hip arthroplasty in the treatment of displaced femoral neck fractures: a prospective randomized study of 100 hips
    T Johansson
    Department of Orthopaedics, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 71:597-602. 2000
    100 patients 75 years or older, with displaced femoral neck fractures, were randomly assigned to osteosynthesis with two parallel and percutaneously inserted screws (Olmed) or total hip arthroplasty (Lubinus IP)...
  25. pmc The risk of revision due to dislocation after total hip arthroplasty depends on surgical approach, femoral head size, sex, and primary diagnosis. An analysis of 78,098 operations in the Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register
    Nils P Hailer
    Department of Orthopaedics, Institute of Surgical Sciences, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 83:442-8. 2012
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  26. ncbi Impact of deep infection after hip fracture surgery on function and mortality
    J Partanen
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, University Hospital of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    J Hosp Infect 62:44-9. 2006
    ..5% and 24.1% at one year, respectively (P=0.508). In conclusion, deep infection after a hip fracture operation impairs short-term functional outcome and slightly increases mortality, with an excess mortality rate of 10.4%...
  27. ncbi Computerized navigation for the internal fixation of femoral neck fractures
    Meir Liebergall
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical School, Hadassah Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:1748-54. 2006
    Accurate placement of cannulated screws is essential to ensure secure fixation of femoral neck fractures. We compared computerized navigation and conventional fluoroscopy with regard to the accuracy of screw placement for the fixation of ..
  28. pmc Trends in surgical management of femoral neck fractures in the United States
    Nitin B Jain
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, New England Baptist Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:3116-22. 2008
    ..trends in utilization of open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF), THA, and hemiarthroplasty (HA) for femoral neck fractures. Closed femoral neck fractures managed with ORIF or hip arthroplasty (n = 162,257) were extracted from ..
  29. ncbi A comparison of hemiarthroplasty with total hip replacement for displaced intracapsular fracture of the femoral neck: a randomised controlled multicentre trial in patients aged 70 years and over
    M P J van den Bekerom
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 92:1422-8. 2010
    ..002), we do not recommend THR as the treatment of choice in patients aged ≥ 70 years with a fracture of the femoral neck in the absence of advanced radiological osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis of the hip...
  30. ncbi Delayed internal fixation of fractures of the neck of the femur in young adults. A prospective, randomised study comparing closed and open reduction
    A Upadhyay
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, Lok Nayak Hospital and Sushrut Trauma Centre, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi, India
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 86:1035-40. 2004
    ..3% (15 of 92 patients) and it was not influenced by these factors. A delay of more than 48 hours before surgery did not influence the rate of union or the development of AVN when compared with operation within 48 hours of injury...
  31. ncbi Hip hemiarthroplasty after displaced femoral neck fracture: a survivorship analysis
    Thomas Tanous
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Orthopedics 33:385. 2010
    The standard of care for displaced femoral neck fractures is not clear. We reviewed all patients 65 years or older with displaced femoral neck fracture who underwent hip hemiarthroplasty at our institution between 1997 and 2006...
  32. ncbi Surgical treatment of intertrochanteric hip fractures with associated femoral neck fractures using a sliding hip screw
    Richard F Kyle
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:1-4. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to report the results of surgical treatment of a subset of intertrochanteric fractures with posteromedial comminution and extension of the fracture line into the femoral neck using a sliding hip screw...
  33. pmc Changes in implant choice and surgical technique for hemiarthroplasty. 21,346 procedures from the Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register 2005-2009
    Olof Leonardsson
    Department of Ortopaedics, Lund University, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 83:7-13. 2012
    Treatment of displaced femoral neck fractures in Sweden has shifted towards more arthroplasties, especially hemiarthroplasties. We describe the hemiarthroplasty population in Sweden 2005 through 2009.
  34. ncbi Challenges in the treatment of femoral neck fractures in the nonelderly adult
    Roy I Davidovitch
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma Service, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, Suite 1402, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Trauma 68:236-42. 2010
    b>Femoral neck fractures in young patients are a relatively rare event and are often the consequence of a high-energy injury. Concomitant injuries are present more than 50% of the time...
  35. ncbi The clinical significance of impaction at the femoral neck fracture site in the elderly
    Takashi Shimizu
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Takayama Red Cross Hospital, Takayama, Japan
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 127:515-21. 2007
    Factors influencing clinical outcomes of osteosynthesis for elderly patients with Garden stage I and II femoral neck fractures are not well understood.
  36. pmc Dual mobility cup reduces dislocation rate after arthroplasty for femoral neck fracture
    Sarunas Tarasevicius
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, Getingevagen 4, Lund, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:175. 2010
    Hip dislocation after arthroplasty for femoral neck fractures remains a serious complication...
  37. ncbi Interobserver reliability of classification systems to rate the quality of femoral neck fracture reduction
    Paul J Karanicolas
    Department of Surgery, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 23:408-12. 2009
    ..We compared the interrater reliability of five classification systems and surgeons' global impressions of the quality of femoral neck fracture reduction...
  38. pmc Differences in hip bone mineral density may explain the hip fracture pattern in osteoarthritic hips
    Olof Wolf
    Department of Orthopedics, Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 80:308-13. 2009
    In patients with osteoarthritis of the hip (OAH), trochanteric fractures are much more common than femoral neck fractures. One reason may be altered bone composition in the proximal femurs...
  39. pmc Unipolar hemiarthroplasty versus bipolar hemiarthroplasty in the most elderly patients with displaced femoral neck fractures: a randomised, controlled trial
    Carl Johan Hedbeck
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Science and Education, Section of Orthopaedics, Sodersjukhuset, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int Orthop 35:1703-11. 2011
    ..The secondary aim was to analyse the degree of acetabular erosion and its influence upon outcome...
  40. ncbi A prospective randomised trial of internal fixation versus arthroplasty for displaced fractures of the neck of the femur. Functional outcome for 450 patients at two years
    C Rogmark
    Department of Orthopaedics, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 84:183-8. 2002
    ..05). There was no difference in mortality. With a high rate of failure and poor functional outcome after IF, we recommend primary arthroplasty for displaced fractures of the neck of the femur in patients over 70 years of age...
  41. ncbi Long-term outcome of patients with avascular necrosis, after internal fixation of femoral neck fractures
    K E Nikolopoulos
    Orthopaedic and Traumatology Department, University of Athens Medical School, KAT Accident Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Injury 34:525-8. 2003
    ..Internal fixation remains a simple and safe, method of treatment for both undisplaced and displaced femoral neck fractures in middle-age patients...
  42. pmc Unipolar versus bipolar Exeter hip hemiarthroplasty: a prospective cohort study on 830 consecutive hips in patients with femoral neck fractures
    Anders Enocson
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Science and Education, Orthopaedic Unit, Stockholm Soder Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int Orthop 36:711-7. 2012
    ..Data from the Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register suggest that there is a higher risk for revision surgery with the bipolar HA compared with the unipolar HA...
  43. pmc A new measurement for posterior tilt predicts reoperation in undisplaced femoral neck fractures: 113 consecutive patients treated by internal fixation and followed for 1 year
    Henrik Palm
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hvidovre University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Orthop 80:303-7. 2009
    Preoperative posterior tilt in undisplaced (Garden I-II) femoral neck fractures is thought to influence rates of reoperation. However, an exact method for its measurement has not yet been presented...
  44. ncbi Optimal arthroplasty for femoral neck fractures: is total hip arthroplasty the answer?
    Andrew H Schmidt
    HCMC Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 23:428-33. 2009
    ..studies have documented superior and more durable function in a subset of patients with displaced femoral neck fractures after total hip replacement when compared to hemiarthroplasty or uncomplicated osteosynthesis...
  45. pmc More intramedullary nails and arthroplasties for treatment of hip fractures in Sweden
    Cecilia Rogmark
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 81:588-92. 2010
    The surgical methods for treatment of femoral neck fractures and trochanteric hip fractures vary. We describe the changes in Sweden over the period 1998–2007 and the regional differences in treatment...
  46. ncbi Fixation versus hemiarthroplasty for undisplaced intracapsular hip fractures
    Martyn J Parker
    Department of Orthopaedics, Peterborough and Stamford NHS Foundation Trust, Peterborough District Hospital, Thorpe Road, Peterborough, United Kingdom
    Injury 39:791-5. 2008
    ....
  47. ncbi Cementless hemiarthroplasty in femoral neck fractures: evaluation of clinical results and measurement of migration by EBRA-FCA
    T Klestil
    Department of Trauma Surgery and Sports Medicine, Medical University Innsbruck, Anichstr 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 126:380-6. 2006
    Aim of the present study was to evaluate migration rates of cementless primary hemiarthroplasty in acute femoral neck fractures. In a longitudinal, prospective study 46 patients were treated by cementless hemiarthroplasty...
  48. ncbi Undisplaced femoral neck fractures--no problems? A consecutive study of 224 patients treated with internal fixation
    Cecilia Rogmark
    Lund University, Department of Orthopaedics, Malmo University Hospital, SE 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    Injury 40:274-6. 2009
    224 patients with undisplaced femoral neck fractures treated with two parallel Hansson hook pins were studied. After a mean follow-up time of 32 months (S.D. 5.2), 15% had a reoperation...
  49. ncbi Primary total hip arthroplasty versus hemiarthroplasty for displaced intracapsular hip fractures in older patients: systematic review
    Colin Hopley
    DePuy International, Leeds LS11 8DT
    BMJ 340:c2332. 2010
    ....
  50. ncbi Prognosis of proximal femoral fracture in patients aged 90 years and older
    T Hagino
    Department Orthopaedic Surgery, National Hospital Organization, Kofu National Hospital, Yamanashi, Japan
    J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) 14:122-6. 2006
    ..To examine the walking ability and survival outcome of patients aged 90 years and older who sustained proximal femoral fractures, and to compare the findings with those of younger patients reported in previous studies...
  51. ncbi Internal screw fixation compared with bipolar hemiarthroplasty for treatment of displaced femoral neck fractures in elderly patients
    J E Gjertsen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:619-28. 2010
    Internal fixation and arthroplasty are the two main options for the treatment of displaced femoral neck fractures in the elderly. The optimal treatment remains controversial...
  52. ncbi Femoral neck fractures
    Andrew H Schmidt
    University of Minnesota, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, USA
    Instr Course Lect 54:417-45. 2005
    ..The laudable goal of obtaining fracture healing and maintenance of a viable femoral head can be successfully achieved in a number of patients...
  53. ncbi The effect of aspirin on blood loss and transfusion requirements in patients with femoral neck fractures
    Brian J Manning
    Department of Academic Surgery, Cork University Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Injury 35:121-4. 2004
    ..aspirin on blood loss and transfusion requirements in patients undergoing emergency fixation of femoral neck fractures. A prospective case-control study was undertaken in patients presenting with femoral neck fractures...
  54. pmc Systematic review of cemented and uncemented hemiarthroplasty outcomes for femoral neck fractures
    Jaimo Ahn
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce St, 2 Silverstein, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:2513-8. 2008
    Although hemiarthroplasties are an important treatment for femoral neck fractures, the literature does not provide a clear approach for selecting the implant fixation method...
  55. ncbi Cannulated screws versus hemiarthroplasty for displaced intracapsular femoral neck fractures in demented patients
    L M van Dortmont
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus University Hospital Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Chir Gynaecol 89:132-7. 2000
    ..There are no randomised trials comparing internal fixation and hemiarthroplasty for a displaced intracapsular femoral neck fracture in relation to mental state...
  56. ncbi Trabecular bone volume and microdamage accumulation in the femoral heads of women with and without femoral neck fractures
    S Mori
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Kagawa Medical University, Japan
    Bone 21:521-6. 1997
    ..it is not clear whether microcracks accumulate with age in the human skeleton, or whether older women with femoral neck fractures have more microdamage than older women without fracture...
  57. ncbi Quality of life and femoral neck fractures
    Jan Tidermark
    Department of Orthopedics, Stockholm Soder Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand Suppl 74:1-42. 2003
    ..The proper treatment of femoral neck fractures in the elderly is still controversial, and even more so from an international perspective...
  58. ncbi Fractures of the femoral neck: a review and personal statement
    Ernst L F B Raaymakers
    Surgical Clinic, Section Traumatology, Academisch Medish Centrum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Acta Chir Orthop Traumatol Cech 73:45-59. 2006
    ..CLASSIFICATION: The first classification of femoral neck fractures, proposed by Abraham Colles, in displaced and non-displaced (impacted) fractures appears to be still the ..
  59. ncbi Incidence of fracture-healing complications after femoral neck fractures
    Martyn J Parker
    Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Trust, Peterborough, UK
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 458:175-9. 2007
    ..Our study showed an increased risk for intracapsular hip fractures developing nonunion with older age and in females...
  60. ncbi Surgical management of hip fractures: an evidence-based review of the literature. I: femoral neck fractures
    Ryan G Miyamoto
    Steadman Hawkins Clinic, Vail, CO, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 16:596-607. 2008
    ..Surgical options for the management of femoral neck fractures are closely linked to individual patient factors and to the location and degree of fracture displacement...
  61. ncbi Internal fixation versus arthroplasty for displaced femoral neck fractures: what is the evidence?
    Martin J Heetveld
    Department of Surgery Kennemer Gasthuis Haarlem, The Netherlands
    J Orthop Trauma 23:395-402. 2009
    ..evidence for internal fixation versus hemiarthroplasty versus primary total hip arthroplasty for displaced femoral neck fractures was undertaken...
  62. ncbi Internal fixation versus hemiarthroplasty for displaced fractures of the femoral neck in elderly patients with severe cognitive impairment
    R Blomfeldt
    Karolinska Institute, Department of Orthopaedics at Stockholm Söder Hospital, S 11883 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 87:523-9. 2005
    ..001). In our opinion, there is little to recommend hemiarthroplasty with an uncemented Austin Moore prosthesis compared with internal fixation, in patients with severe cognitive dysfunction...
  63. ncbi Femoral neck and intertrochanteric fractures have different risk factors: a prospective study
    K M Fox
    Managed EDGE, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Osteoporos Int 11:1018-23. 2000
    ..compared risk factors for the two types of hip fracture, calcaneal bone mineral density (BMD) predicted femoral neck fractures more strongly than intertrochanteric fractures (OR = 1.16; 95% CI = 1.02-1.31)...
  64. ncbi Internal fixation compared with arthroplasty for displaced fractures of the femoral neck. A meta-analysis
    Mohit Bhandari
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Health Sciences Centre, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1673-81. 2003
    The optimal choice for the stabilization of displaced femoral neck fractures remains controversial, with alternatives including arthroplasty and internal fixation...
  65. ncbi Predicting survival after treatment for fracture of the proximal femur and the effect of delays to surgery
    J Elliott
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Royal Victoria Hospital, Grosvenor Road, Belfast BT12 6BJ, Ireland
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:788-95. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the prognosis after treatment for femoral neck fracture, to assess the impact of delay to surgery, and to devise a clinical prediction rule and score...
  66. ncbi Nutritional status in elderly female hip fracture patients: comparison with an age-matched home living group attending day centres
    M Lumbers
    Food and Health Care Management Research Group, School of Management Studies for the Service Sector, University of Surrey, UK
    Br J Nutr 85:733-40. 2001
    ....
  67. ncbi Development and validation of a preoperative scoring system to predict 30 day mortality in patients undergoing hip fracture surgery
    M J Maxwell
    Department of Anaesthesia, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre Campus, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Br J Anaesth 101:511-7. 2008
    ..This study has determined key prognostic factors predicting 30 day mortality in a hip fracture population, and incorporated them into a scoring system to be used on admission...
  68. ncbi Femoral neck fractures in the elderly: functional outcome and quality of life according to EuroQol
    Jan Tidermark
    Department of Orthopaedics, Karolinska Institute at Stockholm Söder Hospital, Sweden
    Qual Life Res 11:473-81. 2002
    ..The EQ-5D appears to be an easy-to use instrument even for elderly patients with femoral neck fractures. Changes in the quality of life may be useful to identify patients who might benefit from reoperation, i.e...
  69. ncbi Surgical treatment of displaced femoral neck fractures in the elderly: a survey of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
    Richard Iorio
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Lahey Clinic Medical Center, Burlington, Massachusetts
    J Arthroplasty 21:1124-33. 2006
    ..of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) membership to evaluate surgical treatment preferences for displaced femoral neck fractures (DFNFXs)...
  70. ncbi Displaced femoral neck fracture: comparison of primary total hip replacement with secondary replacement after failed internal fixation: a 2-year follow-up of 84 patients
    Richard Blomfeldt
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Orthopaedics at Stockholm Söder Hospital, Stockholm, SE 118 83 Sweden
    Acta Orthop 77:638-43. 2006
    ..The main aim of our study was to determine whether a primary THR, as compared to a secondary THR after failed IF, gives a better outcome after 2 years...
  71. ncbi Quality of life after dislocation of hip arthroplasty: a prospective cohort study on 319 patients with femoral neck fractures with a one-year follow-up
    Anders Enocson
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Science and Education, Section for Orthopaedics, Stockholm Soder Hospital, 118 83, Stockholm, Sweden
    Qual Life Res 18:1177-84. 2009
    ..We analysed how a dislocation of the hip arthroplasty influenced the patients' HRQoL...
  72. ncbi Cemented or uncemented hemiarthroplasty for displaced intracapsular fractures of the hip--a systematic review
    R J K Khan
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Bedford Hospital, Bedford MK47 9DU, UK
    Injury 33:13-7. 2002
    ..We conclude, the literature tends to support the use of cement in hemiarthroplasty for displaced intracapsular femoral neck fractures. Further prospective randomised studies are required to resolve the issue.
  73. ncbi Diagnosis of femoral neck fractures in patients with a femoral shaft fracture. Improvement with a standard protocol
    Paul Tornetta
    Department of Orthopaedics, Boston Medical Center, 850 Harrison Avenue, Dowling 2 North, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:39-43. 2007
    ..Recognition of an associated femoral neck fracture prior to stabilization of the femoral shaft fracture is imperative to avoid or minimize complications of displacement and osteonecrosis...
  74. ncbi Outcome of undisplaced and moderately displaced femoral neck fractures
    Kristian Bjørgul
    Department of Orthopaedics, Østfold Hospital, Fredrikstad, Norway
    Acta Orthop 78:498-504. 2007
    ..We compared the outcome of displaced fractures with good healing potential (moderately displaced fractures) to the outcome of undisplaced fractures treated by internal fixation with 2 parallel screws...
  75. ncbi Internal fixation compared with total hip replacement for displaced femoral neck fractures in the elderly. A randomised, controlled trial
    J Tidermark
    Department of Orthopaedics, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm Soder Hospital, Sweden
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 85:380-8. 2003
    ..05). The results of our study strongly suggest that THR provides a better outcome than IF for elderly, relatively healthy, lucid patients with a displaced fracture of the femoral neck...
  76. ncbi Long-term follow-up of replacement compared with internal fixation for displaced femoral neck fractures: results at ten years in a randomised study of 450 patients
    O Leonardsson
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University, Skåne University Hospital Malmö, S 20502 Malmo, Sweden
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 92:406-12. 2010
    ..Primary replacement gave reliable long-term results in patients with a displaced fracture of the femoral neck...
  77. ncbi Rating of internal fixation and clinical outcome in displaced femoral neck fractures: a prospective multicenter study
    M J Heetveld
    Trauma Unit, Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 454:207-13. 2007
    The influence of precise surgical technique on the clinical outcome of internal fixation for displaced femoral neck fractures is an under-reported and potential confounding factor in randomized studies involving internal fixation as a ..
  78. pmc Cemented versus uncemented hemiarthroplasty for femoral neck fractures in elderly patients: a meta-analysis
    Tao Li
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Peking Union Medical College, Chinese Academy of Medical Science, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 8:e68903. 2013
    Controversy still exists regarding using cemented or uncemented hemiarthroplasty for femoral neck fractures in elderly patients...
  79. ncbi What's new in hip fractures? Current concepts
    Frank A Liporace
    Orthopaedic Surgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 34:66-74. 2005
    ..In this article, we outline some of these developments with respect to femoral neck and intertrochanteric fractures...
  80. ncbi Assessment of radiographic fracture healing in patients with operatively treated femoral neck fractures
    Mohit Bhandari
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 27:e213-9. 2013
    This study was conducted to determine interrater and intrarater reliabilities on the healing assessment of femoral neck fractures between orthopedic surgeons and radiologists and to test the performance of a checklist system for hip ..
  81. ncbi [Femoral neck fractures in patients over 50 years old]
    P Simon
    Centre hospitalier Saint Joseph Saint Luc, 20, Quai Claude Bernard, 69365 Lyon Cedex 07, France
    Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot 94:S108-32. 2008
    ..and instructional course lectures, therapeutic guidelines are not clearly defined about treatment of femoral neck fractures. The aim of this multicentric French symposium was to prospectively study the results of current ..
  82. ncbi Fractures of the femoral neck
    Richard F Kyle
    Hennepin County Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Instr Course Lect 58:61-8. 2009
    ..The Garden and Pauwels classifications both are routinely used to describe displacement and stability of femoral neck fractures. Osteonecrosis and nonunion remain problematic because of the compromised blood supply to the femoral head ..
  83. ncbi Total hip replacement versus open reduction and internal fixation of displaced femoral neck fractures: a randomized long-term follow-up study
    Ghazi Khalil Chammout
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:1921-8. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the results of total hip replacement with those of internal fixation over a long-term follow-up period of seventeen years...
  84. pmc Arthroplasty or internal fixation for displaced femoral neck fractures: which is the optimal alternative for elderly patients? A meta-analysis
    Jing Wang
    Department of Orthopedics and Trauma, Peking University People s Hospital, South Xi Zhi Men Street 11, Beijing, People s Republic of China, 100044
    Int Orthop 33:1179-87. 2009
    ..trials (RCTs) containing 3,109 patients to compare arthroplasty with internal fixation of displaced femoral neck fractures regarding the effect on clinical outcomes...
  85. pmc Cemented versus uncemented hemiarthroplasty for displaced femoral neck fractures: 5-year followup of a randomized trial
    Ellen Langslet
    Orthopaedic Department, Baerum Hospital, Vestre Viken Hospital Trust, 1309, Rud, Norway
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:1291-9. 2014
    Displaced femoral neck fractures usually are treated with hemiarthroplasty. However, the degree to which the design of the implant used (cemented or uncemented) affects the outcome is not known and may be therapeutically important.
  86. pmc Time to internal fixation of femoral neck fractures in patients under sixty years--does this matter in the development of osteonecrosis of femoral head?
    Fathima Razik
    Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    Int Orthop 36:2127-32. 2012
    Osteonecrosis of femoral head remains a major complication of femoral neck fractures. It has been postulated that early internal fixation drastically reduces the incidence of osteonecrosis of the femoral head...
  87. ncbi Two or three screws for fixation of femoral neck fractures?
    Stephen G Maurer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 32:438-42. 2003
    ..cancellous lag screws with that of 2 cannulated cancellous lag screws for fixation of subcapital femoral neck fractures. Using 10 matched pairs of human cadaveric femurs, subcapital femoral neck osteotomies were created, ..
  88. pmc Pediatric femoral neck fractures: our 10 years of experience
    Kamal Bali
    Department of Orthopedics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Clin Orthop Surg 3:302-8. 2011
    b>Femoral neck fractures are rare injuries in children, but the high incidence of long term complications make it an important clinical entity...
  89. ncbi Femoral neck fractures in older patients: indication for osteosynthesis
    Eichi Itadera
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kochi Prefectural Aki Hospital, 1 32 Hoei cho, Aki 784 0027, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 8:155-9. 2003
    In almost all the patients over 65 years of age with intracapsular femoral neck fractures who we treated over a 2-year period, we used osteosynthesis with Ace 6.5-mm cannulated cancellous screws...
  90. doi Ipsilateral femoral neck and shaft fracture in children
    Anil Agarwal
    Department of Orthopaedics, UCMS and GTB Hospital, Shahdara, Delhi, India
    J Trauma 64:E47-53. 2008
  91. ncbi Technical considerations in the operative management of femoral neck fractures in elderly patients: a multinational survey
    Sanjeev Kakar
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, USA
    J Trauma 63:641-6. 2007
    To identify current opinions among orthopedic traumatologists relating to technical aspects of internal fixation and arthroplasty for patients with femoral neck fractures.
  92. ncbi Total hip replacement after femoral neck fractures in elderly patients : results of 8,577 fractures reported to the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register
    Jan Erik Gjertsen
    The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 78:491-7. 2007
    A total hip arthroplasty (THA) is often used as treatment for failed osteosynthesis of femoral neck fractures and is now also used for acute femoral neck fractures...
  93. ncbi Hemiarthroplasty compared to internal fixation with percutaneous cannulated screws as treatment of displaced femoral neck fractures in the elderly: cost-utility analysis performed alongside a randomized, controlled trial
    G M Waaler Bjørnelv
    Department of Health Management and Health Economics, University of Oslo, 1089, Blindern, 0317, Oslo, Norway
    Osteoporos Int 23:1711-9. 2012
    ..cost-effectiveness of hemiarthroplasty compared to internal fixation for elderly patients with displaced femoral neck fractures. Over 2 years, patients treated with hemiarthroplasty gained more quality-adjusted life years than ..
  94. ncbi A survey of the treatment of displaced intracapsular femoral neck fractures in the UK
    P T Crossman
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Luton and Dunstable Hospital, UK
    Injury 33:383-6. 2002
    A survey was undertaken to investigate the treatment of displaced intracapsular femoral neck fractures across the UK. The usual practice at 223 hospitals was recorded for two groups of patients, active and frail...
  95. ncbi Comparison of bipolar hemiarthroplasty with total hip arthroplasty for displaced femoral neck fractures: a concise four-year follow-up of a randomized trial
    Carl Johan Hedbeck
    Department of Orthopaedics, Sodersjukhuset, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:445-50. 2011
    ..039). These results confirm the better results in terms of hip function and quality of life after total hip arthroplasty as compared with hemiarthroplasty in elderly, lucid patients with a displaced fracture of the femoral neck...
  96. ncbi A meta-analysis of total hip arthroplasty and hemiarthroplasty outcomes for displaced femoral neck fractures
    Liang Liao
    Department of Orthopedic Trauma and Hand Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital of Guangxi Medical University, No 6 Shuang Yong Road, Nanning, Guangxi Province, China
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 132:1021-9. 2012
    Total hip arthroplasty or hemiarthroplasty are used to treat displaced femoral neck fractures. However, the optimal treatment of these fractures remained controversial.
  97. ncbi Does cementing the femoral component increase the risk of peri-operative mortality for patients having replacement surgery for a fracture of the neck of femur? Data from the National Hip Fracture Database
    M L Costa
    University of Warwick, Clinical Sciences Building, Clifford Bridge Road, Coventry CV2 2DX, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:1405-10. 2011
    ..This study has not shown an increase in peri-operative mortality as a result of cementing the femoral component in patients requiring hip replacement following fracture of the proximal femur...
  98. ncbi Screw augmentation in displaced femoral neck fractures. Clinical and histological results using a new composite
    F Frihagen
    Orthopaedic Centre, Ulleval University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Injury 38:797-805. 2007
    We wanted to assess a new technique for augmentation of parallel screws in internal fixation of displaced femoral neck fractures with a bis-GMA-based composite delivered around the screw head...
  99. ncbi Treatment of femoral neck fractures in young adults
    Thuan V Ly
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Instr Course Lect 58:69-81. 2009
    b>Femoral neck fractures in physiologically young adults, which often result from high-energy trauma, are less common than intracapsular femoral neck fractures in elderly patients...
  100. ncbi Optimal internal fixation for femoral neck fractures: multiple screws or sliding hip screws?
    Mohit Bhandari
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 23:403-7. 2009
    ..Hip fractures are associated with a 30% mortality rate at 1 year and profound temporary, and sometimes permanent, impairment of independence and quality of life...
  101. pmc Modified Pauwels' intertrochanteric osteotomy in neglected femoral neck fracture
    Narender Kumar Magu
    Department of Orthopaedics, 22 8FM, Medical Enclave, PGIMS, Rohtak, 124001 Haryana, India
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:1064-73. 2009
    Many reported treatment methods for neglected femoral neck fractures do not always satisfactorily address nonunion, coxa vara, and limb shortening...

Research Grants8

  1. Fixation using Alternative Implants for the Treatment of Hip Fractures: A Multi-c
    Marc F Swiontkowski; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..hip screws versus cannulated screw fixation on rates of revision surgery at 2 years in individuals with femoral neck fractures. Our secondary objective is to determine the impact on health-related quality of like (Short Form-12, SF-..
  2. Hip Fracture Evaluation Alternatives of Total Hip vs Hemi-arthroplasty (HEALTH)
    Thomas Einhorn; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..design, comparing total hip arthroplasty (THA) versus hemi-arthroplasty (HA) in patients with displaced femoral neck fractures. This pilot study will recruit 100 patients, across 10 US sites: (1) Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, (2)..
  3. FICSIT COLLABORATIVE ANALYSES
    Robert Wallace; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Care costs of elderly persons following falls is also of critical concern, with acute care costs for femoral neck fractures alone projected at 3 billion dollars in the U.S. in 1990 (Burnside, 1988)...
  4. EXERCISE AND BLOOD PRESSURE IN CHILDREN: A META-ANALYSIS
    George Kelley; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The investigators state that the results of this project will provide clarification regarding the role of exercise in reducing resting systolic and diastolic blood pressure in children and adolescents. ..
  5. Circulating Osteoblast Lineage Cells in Humans
    Sundeep Khosla; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Estrogen Regulation of the Bone Marrrow Adipocyte
    Sundeep Khosla; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  7. Aerobic Exercise, Diet and Cholesterol: A Meta-Analysis
    George A Kelley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This is important since one of the major goals of the Department of Health and Human Services is to increase the quality and years of healthy life. ..
  8. EFFECTS OF ACID ON BONE
    David A Bushinsky; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The current proposal is aimed at understanding the first steps by which acid is detected by bone cells. Understanding the process by which the bone detects and neutralizes the acid can lead to an improvement in bone health. ..