Micro-computed tomography and mechanical evaluation of trabecular bone structure in osteopenic and osteoporotic fractures


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OZAN F., PEKEDİS M. , KOYUNCU S., ALTAY T., YILDIZ H. , KAYALI C.

JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY, cilt.25, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 25 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1177/2309499017692718
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY

Özet

Purpose: Osteopenia and osteoporosis are the two most common musculoskeletal disorders in the elderly population. We determined whether osteopenic and osteoporotic patients with fractures exhibit differences in trabecular morphology and biomechanical properties of bone.