Burden of First Osteoporotic Hip Fracture in Spain: A Prospective, 12-Month, Observational Study


The purpose of this study was to estimate the burden of osteoporotic fractures beyond the hospitalization period covering up to the first year after the fracture. This was a prospective, 12-month, observational study including patients aged ≥65 years hospitalized due to a first low-trauma hip fracture, in six Spanish regions. Health resource utilization… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00223-016-0193-8


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@inproceedings{Caeiro2016BurdenOF, title={Burden of First Osteoporotic Hip Fracture in Spain: A Prospective, 12-Month, Observational Study}, author={Jos{\'e} Ram{\'o}n Caeiro and Agust{\'i} Bartra and Manuel Mesa-Ramos and {\'I}{\~n}igo Etxebarr{\'i}a and Jorge Montejo and Pedro Carpintero and Francesc Sorio and Sonia Gatell and Andrea Farr{\'e} and Laura Canals and Antonio Mar{\'i}a Fern{\'a}ndez-Cebri{\'a}n and Eduardo Vaquero-Cervino and Emilio Calvo and {\'I}{\~n}igo Etxebarr{\'i}a-Foronda and Manuel Bravo-Bardaj{\'i} and Pere Mir-Batlle and Lu{\'i}s-{\'A}ngel Montero-Furelos and Gaspar de la Herran-N{\'u}{\~n}ez and Francisco Jos{\'e} Tarazona-Santabalbina and Rub{\'e}n Go{\~n}i-Robledo and Naiara Gorostiaga-Perez and Miguel-Angel Valero-Queralt and Guillermo S{\'a}nchez-Inchausti and Isabel Serralta-Davia and Joaqu{\'i}n Rodr{\'i}guez-Miralles and Xavier Granero-Xiberta and F{\'a}tima Bra{\~n}as-Bazt{\'a}n and Vicente J Climent-Peris and N{\'u}ria Galofr{\'e}-{\'A}lvaro and Ana Serrado-Iglesias and Josefa Torres-Mart{\'i}nez and Agust{\'i} Bartra-Ylla and Susana Alonso-G{\"u}emes and Pedro Carpintero-Ben{\'i}tez and Alberto Dami{\'a}n Delgado-Mart{\'i}nez and Leocadio Rodriguez-Manas and Cristina Alonso-Bouz{\'o}n and Olga Laosa-Zafra and Jorge Montejo-Sancho and Vicente Molero-Garc{\'i}a and Lu{\'i}s-Javier Roca-Ru{\'i}z}, booktitle={Calcified Tissue International}, year={2016} }