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The prevalence of vertebral fractures in San Juan, Puerto Rico: a population-based study among females aged 50 years and over.

Authors
  • Haddock, Lillian
  • Pérez, Cynthia M
  • Marrero, Edmir
  • Clark, Patricia
  • Cons-Molina, Fidencio
  • Ragi, Sergio
  • Suárez, Erick
Type
Published Article
Journal
Puerto Rico health sciences journal
Publication Date
Dec 01, 2010
Volume
29
Issue
4
Pages
377–384
Identifiers
PMID: 21261177
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

This is the first population-based study of osteoporotic fractures in Puerto Rico and should serve as a guide to health providers and policy makers in the prevention and treatment of this disease.

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