An analysis of which anti-osteoporosis therapeutic regimen would improve compliance in a population of elderly adults.

@article{Richards2007AnAO,
  title={An analysis of which anti-osteoporosis therapeutic regimen would improve compliance in a population of elderly adults.},
  author={J Brent Richards and Lynn F. Cherkas and Tim D. Spector},
  journal={Current medical research and opinion},
  year={2007},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={293-9}
}
OBJECTIVE Although medications to prevent osteoporotic fractures have been proven to be effective, compliance to these therapies is generally poor. Therapeutic regimens for different anti-osteoporotic medications differ widely and it is currently unknown which regimen would be most preferred by patients. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS We conducted a large, population-based study to discern which therapeutic attributes would be most preferable to a population representative of the age and sex… CONTINUE READING