The following are useful journal articles about osteoporosis:

 

Cadarette, SM. et al. 2008. Relative effectiveness of osteoporosis drugs for preventing nonvertebral fracture. Ann Intern Med. 148(9):637-46.

Cheung, AM and AS Detsky. 2008. Osteoporosis and fractures: missing the bridge?JAMA. 299(12):1468-70.

Heckbert, SR. et al. 2008. Use of alendronate and risk of incident atrial fibrillation in women. Arch Intern Med. 168(8):826-31.

Lyles, KW. et al. 2007. Zoledronic Acid in Reducing Clinical Fracture and Mortality after Hip Fracture. N Engl J Med.357:1799-1809.

Green, AD. et al. 2004. Does this woman have osteoporosis? JAMA. 292(23):2890-900.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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