Osteoporosis prescribing trends in primary care: a population-based retrospective cohort study.

@article{Wang2013OsteoporosisPT,
  title={Osteoporosis prescribing trends in primary care: a population-based retrospective cohort study.},
  author={Li Wang and C Shawn Tracy and Rahim Moineddin and Ross E. G. Upshur},
  journal={Primary health care research & development},
  year={2013},
  volume={14 1},
  pages={1-6}
}
BACKGROUND Osteoporosis is a highly prevalent and costly disease associated with aging. Previous studies have indicated low intervention rates in primary care; however, there is little research investigating the prescribing patterns of osteoporosis medications by primary-care physicians. METHODS We conducted a population-based retrospective cohort study… CONTINUE READING