Prevalence of Paget's disease of bone in Spain.

@article{Guaabens2008PrevalenceOP,
  title={Prevalence of Paget's disease of bone in Spain.},
  author={N{\'u}ria Gua{\~n}abens and Jes{\'u}s Garrido and Milena Gobbo and Antonio Morales Piga and Javier Del Pino and Antonio Torrijos and M A Descalzo and Francisco J. Blanco Garc{\'i}a and Jos{\'e} Ram{\'o}n Rodr{\'i}guez Cros and Jordi Carbonell and Manuel R. Perez and Jes{\'u}s Tornero and Loreto Carmona},
  journal={Bone},
  year={2008},
  volume={43 6},
  pages={1006-9}
}
INTRODUCTION Epidemiological studies in Europe have revealed that the prevalence of Paget's disease of bone (PDB) has marked geographic variations. At present, the prevalence of PDB in Spain is unknown, limited to data from isolated towns or centers. We conducted a radiological national-based survey, to estimate the age and sex prevalence of PDB and its geographic variation within the country. In addition, we tested the patients' awareness of their disease. METHODS Stratified samples… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-9 of 9 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 25 references

Prevalence of pelvic Paget's disease of bone in the United States.

Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research • 2000
View 6 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Epidemiology of Paget's disease in Europe: the prevalence is decreasing.

Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research • 2006
View 4 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Is the prevalence of Paget's disease of bone decreasing?

Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research • 2006
View 1 Excerpt

Paget's disease of bone in Italy.

Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research • 2006
View 1 Excerpt

Update on the epidemiology of Paget's disease of bone.

Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research • 2006
View 3 Excerpts

Prevalence of Paget's disease of bone in Italy.

Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research • 2005
View 2 Excerpts

A clinical approach to diagnosis and management of Paget's disease of bone.

Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research • 2001
View 2 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…