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Determinants of incident vertebral fracture in men and women: results from the European Prospective Osteoporosis Study (EPOS).

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The aim of this analysis was to determine the influence of lifestyle, anthropometric and reproductive factors on the subsequent risk of incident vertebral fracture in men and women aged 50-79 years. Subjects were recruited from population registers from 28 centers across Europe. At baseline, they completed an interviewer-administered questionnaire and had lateral thoraco-lumbar spine radiographs performed. Repeat spinal radiographs were performed a mean of 3.8 years later. Incident vertebral ...

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10.1007/s00198-002-1317-8

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Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA More from this journal
Volume:
14
Issue:
1
Pages:
19-26
Publication date:
2003-01-01
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EISSN:
1433-2965
ISSN:
0937-941X
Language:
English
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126594
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2012-12-19

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