The risk of osteoporotic fractures and its associating risk factors according to the FRAX model in the Iranian patients: a follow-up cohort

@inproceedings{Ghafoori2014TheRO,
  title={The risk of osteoporotic fractures and its associating risk factors according to the FRAX model in the Iranian patients: a follow-up cohort},
  author={Shahnaz Ghafoori and Abbas Ali Keshtkar and Patricia Khashayar and Mehdi Ebrahimi and Majid Ramezani and Zahra Mohammadi and Farzane Saeidifard and Nasrin Nemati and Maryam Khoshbin and Solmaz Azizian and Fatemeh Zare and Sara Abolahrari Shirazi and Bagher Larijani},
  booktitle={Journal of diabetes and metabolic disorders},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND The present study is designed to assess the incidence rate of osteoporotic fracture and its risk factors, particularly those used to predict the 10-year risk of osteoporotic fracture in FRAX based on the data gathered through a follow up cohort initiated in 2000. METHODS The present retrospective cohort was conducted on men and women from 40 to 90 years of age enrolled in the IROSTEOPs study. A phone survey was conducted during 2013 and beginning of 2014 to assess the fractures… CONTINUE READING

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