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Utility of medical and drug history in fracture risk prediction among men and women.

Abstract:

Preventive strategies against osteoporotic fracture depend, in part, on the availability of simple risk prediction tools whereby pharmacological therapy may be targeted to those at greatest risk. The objective of this study was to evaluate the performance of a series of risk factors routinely listed in primary care records for the prediction of future fracture. Information was obtained from the UK General Practice Research Database, which contains the general practitioner medical records of a...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
Role:
Author
Journal:
Bone
Volume:
31
Issue:
4
Pages:
508-514
Publication date:
2002-10-05
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EISSN:
1873-2763
ISSN:
8756-3282
URN:
uuid:f0632933-2405-4389-b1a3-9afc6250cd50
Source identifiers:
125893
Local pid:
pubs:125893

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