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Geographic variation in secondary fracture prevention after a hip fracture during 1999-2013: a UK study

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Purpose

To describe the geographic variation in anti-osteoporosis drug therapy prescriptions before and after a hip fracture during 1999-2013 in the UK.

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We used primary care data (Clinical Practice Research Datalink) to identify patients with a hip fracture and primary care prescriptions of any anti-osteoporosis drugs prior to the index hip fracture and up to five years after. Geographic variations in prescribing before and after availability of generic or...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1007/s00198-016-3811-4

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Role:
Author
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Publisher:
Springer Publisher's website
Journal:
Osteoporosis International Journal website
Volume:
28
Issue:
1
Pages:
169–178
Publication date:
2016-11-01
Acceptance date:
2016-10-13
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EISSN:
1433-2965
ISSN:
0937-941X
Source identifiers:
652298
Pubs id:
pubs:652298
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uuid:dffe0a54-4f17-44b8-8d9a-bd806f991f21
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pubs:652298
Deposit date:
2016-10-13

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