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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

Medication persistence and risk of fracture among female Medicare beneficiaries diagnosed with osteoporosis

This study aimed to examine the relationship between medication persistence and fracture risk among female Medicare beneficiaries diagnosed with osteoporosis [read more].
Liu J et al. Osteoporos Int 2018. doi: 10.1007/s00198-018-4630-6

28-07-2018 | Osteoarthritis | Review | Article

The impact of sarcopenic obesity on knee and hip osteoarthritis: A scoping review

Godziuk K et al. BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2018; 19: 271. doi: 10.1186/s12891-018-2175-7

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

18-07-2018 | Osteoporosis | Article

Medication persistence and risk of fracture among female Medicare beneficiaries diagnosed with osteoporosis

Liu J et al. Osteoporos Int 2018. doi: 10.1007/s00198-018-4630-6

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

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

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

04-08-2017 | Rheumatoid arthritis | Review | Article

Skeletal complications of rheumatoid arthritis

Heinlen & Humphrey review the clinical evidence for abnormal skeletal health in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and the effects of disease modifying anti-rheumatic drugs on bone health.

Heinlen L, Humphrey MB. Osteoporos Int 2017. doi:10.1007/s00198-017-4170-5

19-04-2017 | Osteoporosis | Review | Article

UK clinical guideline for the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis

This guideline, accredited by the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence, provides an overview of the assessment and management of osteoporosis for all healthcare professionals who are involved in its management.

Compston J, Cooper A, Cooper C et al. Arch Osteoporos 2017;12:43. doi:10.1007/s11657-017-0324-5

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

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

Genetics of osteoporosis in older age

In this chapter, the authors review the importance of genetic risk factors for the development of generalized osteoporosis and in relation to fracture rates in the elderly.

Karasik D, Kiel DP. In: Osteoporosis in Older Persons. Edited by Duque G, Kile DP. Springer International Publishing Switzerland, 2016. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-25976-5_8

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

21-04-2015 | Osteoporosis | Review | Article

A look behind the scenes: the risk and pathogenesis of primary osteoporosis

This review discusses the main heritable and non-heritable factors that contribute to the pathogenesis of primary osteoporosis, focusing on the genetic and epigenetic basis of polygenic osteoporosis.

Nat Rev Rheumatol 2015;11:462–474. doi:10.1038/nrrheum.2015.48

31-05-2014 | Osteoporosis | Review | Article

Novel assessment tools for osteoporosis diagnosis and treatment

In this article, Gong et al provide an expert review of the new technologies for fracture risk prediction, diagnosis, and treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis.

Gong B et al. Curr Osteoporos Rep 2014;12:357–365. doi:10.1007/s11914-014-0215-2

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