ASBMR Releases New Atypical Femoral Fracture Report
Date: June 05, 2013
Last week the ASBMR released an update to its seminal 2010 report on atypical subtrochanteric and diaphyseal femoral fractures. The second report by the ASBMR Atypical Femoral Fractures (AFF) Task Force, led by Drs. Elizabeth Shane and David Burr, includes a review of studies on the epidemiology, pathogenesis and medical management of AFFs published since 2010, as well as revisions to the original AFF case definition. The article is now available through the Wiley Online Library as a recently accepted JBMR ® article and will appear in a future issue of JBMR ®. View the article now.