|An engineering solution for an age-old problem|
He practised doing this before stumbling upon a real human and complete femur-ball assembly to test in my lab. I built a suitable test rig and he sawed a suitable fracture into the neck of the femur. We stored the femur in the 'fridge overnight before ...
Toowoomba Chronicle - Wed, 01 Jul 2015 20:45
|Biotech Stocks Attracting Some Extra Attention - Radius Health (NASDAQ:RDUS ...|
... ACTIVE Trial — meeting the primary endpoint of new vertebral fracture reduction (-86%, p < 0.0001) and secondary endpoints of non-vertebral fracture reduction (-43%, p = 0.0489) and BMD increases at Spine (18M, 9.20% p < 0.0001), Femoral Neck (18M ...
Wall Street Observer - Wed, 01 Jul 2015 03:18
|Paddock injury claims life of famous OTTB Kauto Star|
In her report, veterinarian Hattie Lawrence said: “Three bones appear to have been fractured, the ilial shaft, tuber ischi and the greater trochanter of the femur. “There also appears to have been a fracture to the spine at the base of the neck ...
Horsetalk - Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:12
|Legendary chaser Kauto Star dies after paddock fall|
Racing Post - Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:40
|Kauto Star dies after fall in paddock|
Racing Post Bloodstock - Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:11
|Limp corrected after 52 years, woman walks straight|
The fall was so bad that she fractured neck of right femur (thigh bone which joins hip), which left her right lower limb shortened by 8 cm. "The patient was given no surgical treatment at the young age, which proved disastrous. The injury caused severe ...
Business Standard - Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:41
|Radius Health Looks Fully Valued|
The phase III ACTIVE study showed reductions in new vertebral fractures by 86% versus placebo and non-vertebral fractures by 43%, as well as bone mineral density (BMD) increases of 9.2%, 2.9% and 3.44% for spine, femoral neck and total hip ...
Barron's - Mon, 22 Jun 2015 09:30
|EyeCatching Stocks - Radius (RDUS), Eni (E), VIVUS (VVUS), ING (ING)|
Investor Wired - Tue, 23 Jun 2015 03:41
|Testosterone Levels and Bone Density Show Strong Connection|
The study team defined osteopenia as a femoral neck, total hip, or total spine BMD T-score between -1 and -2.5. They defined osteoporosis as a BMD T-score in any of those areas of -2.5 or less. The actual scans were performed on a single dual-energy X ...
MD Magazine - Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:34
|Ex-broker from Shrewsbury died from pneumonia|
But his condition deteriorated and he died on March 22. Coroner John Ellery said: “I conclude that Mr Cowhey died from recurrent pneumonia due to inmobility and side effects of necessary appropriate painkillers due to a fractured neck of femur.” He ...
shropshirestar.com - Mon, 29 Jun 2015 03:41
|Help Alexis Reach Her Goal: To Walk Again|
She suffered crushed vertebrae with compression on her spinal cord, a fractured neck, broken ribs and a fractured femur. She was immediately transported via ambulance to the trauma center where a neurologist found that the injuries had left Alexis a ...
Hernando Sun - Sun, 28 Jun 2015 13:37