A multiscale model to predict current absolute risk of femoral fracture in a postmenopausal population

Osteoporotic hip fractures are a major healthcare problem. Fall severity and bone strength are important risk factors of hip fracture. This study aims to obtain a mechanistic explanation for fracture risk in dependence of these risk factors. A novel modelling approach is developed that combines mode...

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Published in:Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, Vol. 18, No. 2 (2019), p. 301-318
Main Author: Bhattacharya, Pinaki (Author)
Other Involved Persons: Altai, Zainab ; Qasim, Muhammad ; Viceconti, Marco
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1617-7940
Item Description:Open Access
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
DOI:10.1007/s10237-018-1081-0
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