Comparison of Manual and Gravity Stress Radiographs for the Evaluation of Supination-External Rotation Fibular Fractures
- Stress and insufficiency fractures. Buckwalter, Joseph A.; Brandser, Eric A. // American Family Physician;7/1/1997, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p175
Describes the stress and insufficiency fractures in older patients who have no apparent musculoskeletal disease. Differential diagnosis of stress and insufficiency fractures; Radiographic evaluation of stress and insufficiency fractures; Use of imaging studies in the evaluation of suspected...
- Talar body stress fractures. // Physician & Sportsmedicine;Apr96, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p18A
Presents information on four athletes who suffered stress fractures of the body of the talus. Details on the individual cases; Why talar body fractures develop; Information from `Stress fracture of the body of the talus in athletes demonstrated with computer tomography' article by C. Bradshaw,...
- Diagnosis of insufficiency fracture in the elderly. Miller, Karl E. // American Family Physician;4/15/1998, Vol. 57 Issue 8, p1968
Presents the summary `Delayed diagnosis of fatigue fractures in the elderly,' by P. Carpintero, et al which can be found in the American Journal of Sports Medicine dated November 1997.
- Tough break. Kislevitz, Gail; Bean, Adam // Runner's World;Mar98, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p25
Presents tips on self-diagnosis and treatment of stress fractures. Difference between neuroma and stress fractures; Conditions that could result into stress fractures.
- How serious is shin pain? Stanten, Michele // Prevention;Jan98, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p57
Discusses how to judge if a person has shin splints or a stress fracture. Treatments; Symptoms of low bone-density.
- CASE REPORT: UN DIVERSO USO DEL PATELLAR PUBIC PERCUSSION TEST (PPPT) PER IDENTIFICARE UNA FRATTURA DA STRESS MISCONOSCIUTA. Maselli, F.; Giovannico, G.; Cataldi, F.; Testa, M. // Scienza Riabilitativa;2014, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p17
Introduction: The suspicion of hip stress fractures should be considered even when the traditional X-ray examination is negative. The Patellar Pubic Percussion Test (PPPT) is a great tool to support the evaluation of patients with suspected lesion of the femur. In this case report the PPPT was...
- Club med(icine). // Prevention;Aug96, Vol. 48 Issue 8, p27
Discusses case studies of lingering back pain in golfers in Korea and Tampa, Florida. Suggestion that stress fracture of the ribs may be fairly common in golfers; Possibility that these fractures are often misdiagnosed as back strains; How the injuries happen; Ways to prevent the fractures,...
- MRI is more accurate for diagnosing stress fractures in patients with activity-related hip pain. // Modern Medicine;Apr97, Vol. 65 Issue 4, p28
Reports on the accurateness of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in diagnosing stress fractures in athletic patients with activity-related hip pain. Comparison between MRI and other traditional diagnostic methods.
- Alendronic acid. // Reactions Weekly;9/4/2010, Issue 1317, p10
The article describes the case of a 69-year-old woman, who has been receiving alendronic acid, experienced subtrochanteric stress fracture after suffering a fall.