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Each point higher was associated with 0.08% greater loss of femoral neck bone mineral density, 0.11% greater loss of total hip bone mineral density and 0.07% greater loss of lumbar spine bone mineral density.
"The patient completely crushed his neck bone and that was causing compression of his cervical spine," said Dr Kurisinkal.
In another study, it was reported that the RF positivity and oral steroid dose are negatively associated with the femoral neck bone mineral density in female patients with RA (9).
They found her voice box was swollen and a neck bone had been dislocated - suggesting strangulation.
Total femur and femur neck bone loss was higher than the control group.
Cross examined by defence barrister Michael Burrows, Dr Kolar said the nature of the injuries and, in particular, the one to her neck bone meant it would have "reduced her voice level to nearly nothing."
FRIDAY, May 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- For patients with osteopenia or osteoporosis, taking a bisphosphonate (BP) drug holiday is associated with increased risk of fracture for patients with lower femoral neck bone mineral density (BMD) or T scores, according to a recent study published in Endocrine Practice.
A MAN aged 70 was left with a broken neck bone, a fractured nose and covered in cuts and bruises following an unprovoked attack as he walked near a park.
Further, total hip and femoral neck bone mineral density measures in females was 3.1-3.9 per cent higher among those with the highest yogurt intakes.
The article notes: "The WHO has also developed a fracture risk assessment tool (FRAX) to estimate the 10year probability of major osteoporotic fracture (clinical spine, hip, proximal humerus, and distal forearm) and hip fracture, using clinical risk factors for fracture and femoral neck bone mineral density (BMD), if available." However, the World Health Organization (WHO) did not develop, test, or endorse the FRAX tool or its recommendations [2].
Women had to have total hip or femoral neck bone mineral density T scores less than or equal to -2.5, or a radiographically confirmed vertebral fracture and total hip or femoral neck T scores less than or equal to -1.5.
Mr Bibb was taken to Swansea's Morriston Hospital where A&E consultant Mike McCabe said he had "massive swelling" to the forehead area, cuts, bruising, a scalp wound, at least four hammer wounds to the forehead and a fractured neck bone.