Quiz: Hip Fractures
Question 1 of 3  

The hip joint consists of several areas: the pelvis, then the round upper end (head) of the thighbone (femur), then the area below the head of the femur (also called the neck of the femur), and then two large bumps beneath the neck of the femur (also called trochanters). Most hip fractures occur in which of the following areas of the hip? 

  • A.

    In the pelvis

  • B.

    In the round head of the femur

  • C.

    Just below the head of the femur

  • D.

    Just below the trochanters


Am I correct?