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Prevalence of vertebral fracture and densitometric osteoporosis in Spanish adult men: The Camargo Cohort Study

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The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of densitometric osteoporosis and vertebral fractures in Spanish men aged ≥50 years, and to study how the relationship between them may change depending on how osteoporosis is diagnosed. A community-based population of 1003 men aged ≥50 years was studied. Bone mineral density (BMD) was measured by DXA at the lumbar spine, femoral neck and total hip. Vertebral fractures were assessed by lateral thoracic and lumbar spine radiographs. The pre...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1007/s00774-017-0812-0

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Hernández, JL More by this author
Martínez, J More by this author
Pariente, E More by this author
Castillo, J More by this author
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Publisher:
Springer Japan Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Bone and Mineral Metabolism Journal website
Volume:
36
Issue:
1
Pages:
103–110
Publication date:
2017-01-19
Acceptance date:
2016-12-15
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EISSN:
1435-5604
ISSN:
0914-8779
Pubs id:
pubs:675094
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uri:88b7ad36-d4a0-4784-86e0-d1d8a248bb99
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uuid:88b7ad36-d4a0-4784-86e0-d1d8a248bb99
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pubs:675094

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