Development and Validation of an Osteoporosis Self-Assessment Tool for Taiwan (OSTAi) Postmenopausal Women-A Sub-Study of the Taiwan OsteoPorosis Survey (TOPS)

@inproceedings{Su2015DevelopmentAV,
  title={Development and Validation of an Osteoporosis Self-Assessment Tool for Taiwan (OSTAi) Postmenopausal Women-A Sub-Study of the Taiwan OsteoPorosis Survey (TOPS)},
  author={Fu-Mei FMS Su and Dung-Huan Liu and Jia-feng Chen and Shan-Fu Yu and Wen-Chan Chiu and Chung-Yuan Hsu and Chi-Hua Ko and Ching-Chou Tsai and Tien-Tsai Cheng and Miguel A Perez},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND To develop an OSTAi tool and compare this with the National Osteoporosis Foundation recommendations in 2013 (NOF 2013) for bone mineral density (BMD) testing among Taiwan postmenopausal women. METHODS Taiwan Osteoporosis Association (TOA) conducted a nationwide BMD survey by a bus installed with a dual energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) between… CONTINUE READING