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Lack of association between oral bisphosphonates and osteonecrosis using jaw surgery as a surrogate marker.

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UNLABELLED: Using jaw surgery as a surrogate marker for osteonecrosis of the jaw, this exploratory study did not find that the risk of jaw surgery was significantly increased with the use of oral bisphosphonates in postmenopausal women. INTRODUCTION: The objective of this analysis was to explore the potential association between jaw surgery (as a surrogate marker for osteonecrosis of the jaw) and the use of oral bisphosphonates in postmenopausal women. METHODS: A claims database was used to ...

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10.1007/s00198-007-0502-1

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Role:
Author
Journal:
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:
19
Issue:
6
Pages:
773-779
Publication date:
2008-06-01
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EISSN:
1433-2965
ISSN:
0937-941X
Language:
English
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pubs:273268
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pubs:273268
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273268
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2014-05-09

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