Rational use of oral bisphosphonates for the treatment of osteoporosis.

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Osteoporosis has become a major public health concern worldwide. Significant morbidity, mortality, and health expenditures are associated with osteoporotic fractures. Evidence from randomized controlled trials and meta- analyses supports the efficacy and safety of oral bisphosphonates as first-line pharmacologic agents for the prevention and treatment of… (More)

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@article{Mathoo2004RationalUO, title={Rational use of oral bisphosphonates for the treatment of osteoporosis.}, author={Julian M R Mathoo and Ann Cranney and Alexandra Papaioannou and Jonathan Derek Adachi}, journal={Current osteoporosis reports}, year={2004}, volume={2 1}, pages={17-23} }