Osteoporosis Medication Use After Hip Fracture in U.S. Patients Between 2002 and 2011

@inproceedings{Solomon2014OsteoporosisMU,
  title={Osteoporosis Medication Use After Hip Fracture in U.S. Patients Between 2002 and 2011},
  author={Daniel H. Solomon and Stephen S. Johnston and Natalie N. Boytsov and Donna McMorrow and Joseph M. Lane and Kelly D. Krohn},
  booktitle={Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research},
  year={2014}
}
Hip fractures are common, morbid, costly, and associated with subsequent fractures. Historically, postfracture osteoporosis medication use rates have been poor, but have not been recently examined in a large-scale study. We conducted a retrospective, observational cohort study based on U.S. administrative insurance claims data for beneficiaries with… CONTINUE READING