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Compression Fractures (Compression Fracture)

Crumbling or smashing of cancellous BONE by forces acting parallel to the long axis of bone. It is applied particularly to vertebral body fractures (SPINAL FRACTURES). (Blauvelt and Nelson, A Manual of Orthopedic Terminology, 1994, p4)
Also Known As:
Compression Fracture; Fractures, Compression; Fracture, Compression
Networked: 1271 relevant articles (186 outcomes, 163 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Pain (Aches)
2. Osteoporosis
3. Neoplasm Metastasis (Metastasis)
4. Multiple Myeloma
5. Neoplasms (Cancer)

Experts

1. Yang, Huilin: 17 articles (08/2015 - 01/2010)
2. Kallmes, D F: 15 articles (04/2015 - 11/2000)
3. Chen, Wen-Jer: 14 articles (01/2014 - 11/2003)
4. Lai, Po-Liang: 12 articles (01/2014 - 11/2003)
5. Chen, Liang: 12 articles (01/2013 - 11/2004)
6. Gilula, Louis A: 12 articles (03/2010 - 04/2002)
7. Kallmes, David F: 11 articles (01/2015 - 04/2002)
8. Chen, Lih-Huei: 11 articles (01/2014 - 11/2003)
9. Masala, Salvatore: 10 articles (07/2014 - 01/2004)
10. Hirsch, Joshua A: 10 articles (09/2011 - 01/2003)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Compression Fractures:
1. Polymethyl Methacrylate (Sol)IBA
2. calcium phosphateIBA
3. Calcitonin (Calcitonin, Eel)FDA LinkGeneric
4. cytidylyl-(3'-5')-cytidine (CpC)IBA
5. TitaniumIBA
6. Bupivacaine (Bupivacaine Hydrochloride)FDA LinkGeneric
7. CORTOSSIBA
8. AlloysIBA
9. NickelIBA
10. Lidocaine (Xylocaine)FDA LinkGeneric

Therapies and Procedures

1. Vertebroplasty
2. Kyphoplasty
3. Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
4. Injections
5. Activities of Daily Living (ADL)