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International Osteoporosis Foundation and International Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine position on bone marker standards in osteoporosis.

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The International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) and the International Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (IFCC) Working Group on Bone Marker Standards (WG-BMS) has evaluated the clinical potential of bone turnover markers (BTMs) in the prediction of fracture risk and for monitoring treatment. Research evidence suggests that BTMs may provide information on fracture risk independently from BMD, so that fracture risk prediction might be enhanced by their inclusion in assess...

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10.1515/cclm.2011.602

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Vasikaran, S More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
Eastell, R More by this author
Griesmacher, A More by this author
Morris, HA More by this author
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Journal:
Clinical chemistry and laboratory medicine : CCLM / FESCC
Volume:
49
Issue:
8
Pages:
1271-1274
Publication date:
2011-08-05
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EISSN:
1437-4331
ISSN:
1434-6621
URN:
uuid:8ee4893b-8e45-440c-a53e-c358afaa0f10
Source identifiers:
179426
Local pid:
pubs:179426

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