FRAX provides robust fracture prediction regardless of socioeconomic status.
Artikel i vetenskaplig tidskrift, 2013

We investigated the fracture risk assessment tool (FRAX) Canada calibration and discrimination according to income quintile in 51,327 Canadian women, with and without a competing mortality framework. Our data show that, under a competing mortality framework, FRAX provides robust fracture prediction and calibration regardless of socioeconomic status (SES).

Författare

S L Brennan

W D Leslie

L M Lix

Helena Johansson

E McCloskey

J A Kanis

Osteoporosis International

0937-941X (ISSN) 1433-2965 (eISSN)

Vol. 25 1 61-69

Ämneskategorier

Endokrinologi och diabetes

DOI

10.1007/s00198-013-2525-0

PubMed

24190425