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Incidence of distal forearm fracture in British men and women.

Abstract:

Fracture of the distal forearm is one of the most frequent osteoporotic fractures. However, there are few data concerning its incidence in Britain. The aim of this study was to determine the incidence of distal forearm fracture in adult British men and women. Six centers took part in the study: Aberdeen, Hull, Nottingham, Portsmouth, Southampton and Truro. At each center, men and women aged 35 years and over with an incident distal forearm fracture and who resided in the catchment area of the...

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Publisher copy:
10.1007/s001980170076

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Journal:
Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA
Volume:
12
Issue:
7
Pages:
555-558
Publication date:
2001
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EISSN:
1433-2965
ISSN:
0937-941X
URN:
uuid:33cddc12-1f2f-4607-bdeb-a41bb2e091bf
Source identifiers:
125471
Local pid:
pubs:125471

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