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19-11-2018 | Osteoporosis | Article

Risk of subsequent fracture after prior fracture among older women

Balasubramanian A et al. Osteoporos Int 2018. doi: 10.1007/s00198-018-4732-1

23-07-2018 | Osteoporosis | Article

Incidence, risk factors, and fracture healing of atypical femoral fractures: A multicenter case-control study

Lim SJ et al. Osteoporos Int 2018. doi: 10.1007/s00198-018-4640-4

20-07-2018 | Osteoporosis | Article

Incidence of subsequent fractures in the UK between 1990 and 2012 among individuals 50 years or older

van der Velde RY et al. Osteoporos Int 2018. doi: 10.1007/s00198-018-4636-0

21-06-2018 | Osteoporosis | Article

Do sarcopenia and/or osteoporosis increase the risk of frailty? A 4-year observation of the second and third ROAD study surveys

Yoshimura N et al. Osteoporos Int 2018. doi: 10.1007/s00198-018-4596-4

22-05-2018 | Osteoporosis | Article

A population-based study of the risk of osteoporosis and fracture with dutasteride and finasteride

Antoniou T et al. BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2018; 19: 160. doi: 10.1186/s12891-018-2076-9

17-05-2018 | Osteoporosis | Article

Anti-osteoporosis drug use: Too little, too much, or just right? The HUNT study, Norway

Hoff M et al. Osteoporos Int 2018. doi: 10.1007/s00198-018-4560-3

14-05-2018 | Osteoporosis | Article

Prevalence and comorbidity of osteoporosis: A cross-sectional analysis on 10,660 adults aged 50 years and older in Germany

Puth MT et al. BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2018; 19: 144. doi: 10.1186/s12891-018-2060-4

02-05-2018 | Osteoporosis | Review | Article

Novel imaging modalities in osteoporosis diagnosis and risk stratification

Haque S et al. Curr Treat Options in Rheum 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s40674-018-0099-x

30-01-2018 | Risk prediction | Article

Gout as a risk factor for osteoporosis: Epidemiologic evidence from a population-based longitudinal study involving 108,060 individuals

This first population-based epidemiologic study supports the hypothesis that compared with individuals without gout; those with gout have a modest increase in the risk of developing osteoporosis in future.

Kok VC et al. Osteoporos Int 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s00198-018-4375-2

Gout as a risk factor for osteoporosis: Epidemiologic evidence from a population-based longitudinal study involving 108,060 individuals

This first population-based epidemiologic study supports the hypothesis that compared with individuals without gout; those with gout have a modest increase in the risk of developing osteoporosis in future [read more].
Kok VC et al. Osteoporos Int 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s00198-018-4375-2

18-03-2017 | Osteoporosis | Article

Trends in osteoporosis and low bone mass in older US adults, 2005–2006 through 2013–2014

This research article determined evidence of decline in femur neck bone mineral density (BMD) but not in lumbar spine BDM between 2005–2006 and 2013–2014 in the US population.

Looker AC et al. Osteoporos Int 2017. doi:10.1007/s00198-017-3996-1

18-03-2017 | Osteoporosis | Review | Article

The epigenome at the crossroad between social factors, inflammation, and osteoporosis risk

The authors explore the hypothesis that early life experiences may induce stress reactions and other responses that modify DNA methylation patterns and consequently influence the risk of osteoporosis in later life.

Riancho JA, Brennan-Olsen SL. Clinic Rev Bone Miner Metab 2017;15:59-68. doi:10.1007/s12018-017-9229-5

17-03-2017 | Osteoporosis | Review | Article

Transient osteoporosis of the hip: Review of the literature

The authors provide an overview of transient osteoporosis of the hip, covering the epidemiology, pathophysiology, etiology, diagnosis, treatment, and potential complications of the condition.1

Asadipooya K, Graves L, Greene LW. Osteoporos Int 2017;28:1805–1816. doi:10.1007/s00198-017-3952-0

24-02-2017 | Osteoporosis | Article

Socioeconomic status and bone mineral density in adults by race/ethnicity and gender: the Louisiana osteoporosis study

The authors could not confirm a positive association between socioeconomic status (SES) and bone mineral density (BMD) but found that those with a poor SES were more vulnerable to lower BMD.

Du Y et al. Osteoporos Int 2017;28:1699–1709. doi:10.1007/s00198-017-3951-1

19-12-2016 | Paget's disease | Review | Article

Clinical and genetic advances in Paget’s disease of bone: A review

Alonso N, Calero-Paniagua I, del Pino-Montes J. Clinic Rev Bone Miner Metab 2017; 15: 37. doi: 10.1007/s12018-016-9226-0

13-12-2016 | Osteoporosis | Article

The impact of the new National Bone Health Alliance (NBHA) diagnostic criteria on the prevalence of osteoporosis in the USA

Studying the prevalence of osteoporosis in USA, Wright et al found that 16% of men and 29.9% of women over 50 years of age have the condition based on National Bone Health Alliance diagnostic criteria.

Wright NC et al. Osteoporos Int 2017;28:1225–1232. doi:10.1007/s00198-016-3865-3

21-09-2016 | Osteoporosis | Book Chapter | Article

Epidemiology of osteoporosis

In this chapter, the authors provide an overview of the latest epidemiological data on osteoporosis in the US including rates of osteoporosis and fragility fractures.

Bone Disorders. Springer International Publishing Switzerland, 2017. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-29182-6_16

12-07-2016 | Osteoporosis | Book Chapter | Article

Fracture epidemiology among individuals 75+

An expert review of epidemiologic data on the rates of hip and other common fractures among older individuals and future projections on hip and other common fractures.

Bischoff-Ferrari HA. In: Osteoporosis in Older Persons. Edited by Duque G, Kile DP. Springer International Publishing Switzerland, 2016. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-25976-5_9

01-01-2016 | Osteoporosis | Book Chapter | Article

Osteoporosis: Pathophysiology and epidemiology

This chapter explores the epidemiology of osteoporosis and fragility fracture, cell biology and biomechanics, and the latest research on global trends in age- and sex-specific fracture rates.

Moon RJ, Cooper C, Harvey NC. In: The Duration and Safety of Osteoporosis Treatment. Edited by Silverman S, Abrahamsen B. Springer International Publishing Switzerland, 2016. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-23639-1_1

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