Different risk profiles for hip fractures and distal forearm fractures: A prospective study

@article{Graafmans1996DifferentRP,
  title={Different risk profiles for hip fractures and distal forearm fractures: A prospective study},
  author={Wilco C. Graafmans and Marcel E. Ooms and Pieter D. Bezemer and L. M. Bouter and P J A Lips},
  journal={Osteoporosis International},
  year={1996},
  volume={6},
  pages={427-431}
}
In a prospective cohort of elderly persons, aged 70 years and over, we examined risk indicators for which data could be easily obtained, to construct risk profiles for hip fractures and distal forearm fractures. Participants lived independently, in apartment houses for the elderly or in homes for the elderly. At baseline, information was obtained in 2578… CONTINUE READING