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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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10.1007/s00774-017-0812-0

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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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1435-5604
ISSN:
0914-8779
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675094
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English
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2017-02-02

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