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Trends in oral anti-osteoporosis drug prescription in the United Kingdom between 1990 and 2012: Variation by age, sex, geographic location and ethnicity.

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Introduction

Given the expected increase in the number of patients with osteoporosis and fragility fractures it is important to have concise information on trends in prescription rates of anti-osteoporosis drugs (AOD).

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We undertook a retrospective observational study using the UK Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD) in the UK between 1990 and 2012 in subjects 50 years or older, stratified by age, sex, geographic region and ethnicity. Yearly prescript...

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Peer review status:
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10.1016/j.bone.2016.10.013

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Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
Bone More from this journal
Volume:
94
Pages:
50-55
Publication date:
2016-10-01
Acceptance date:
2016-10-10
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ISSN:
1873-2763 and 8756-3282
Language:
English
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pubs:653450
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uuid:f72940b4-d6c9-4628-bfeb-426e021a467f
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653450
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2017-01-31

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