Osteoporosis in Men

@article{Seeman1997OsteoporosisIM,
  title={Osteoporosis in Men
},
  author={Ego Seeman},
  journal={Osteoporosis International},
  year={1997},
  volume={9},
  pages={S97-S110}
}
Hip fractures in men account for one third of all hip fractures and have a higher mortality than in women. The public health burden will increase as the increase in the numbers of elderly men in the community increases. In addition, the age-specific incidence of hip fractures may be increasing in some, but not all, countries. Vertebral fractures may be a public health problem as recent studies suggest that the prevalence in the community is 20-30%, similar to that reported in women. Forearm… CONTINUE READING
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