Long-term drug therapy and drug holidays for osteoporosis fracture prevention a systematic review

In women with osteoporosis, 4 years of alendronate reduced clinical fractures (hazard ratio [HR] 0.64 [95% confidence interval (CI) 0.50, 0.82]) (moderate SOE) and radiographic vertebral fractures (HR 0.50 [95% CI 0.31, 0.82]) (moderate SOE), while 4 years of raloxifene reduced clinical vertebral fr...

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Main Author: Fink, Howard A.
Corporate Authors: United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Minnesota Evidence-based Practice Center
Format: eBook
Published: Rockville, MD Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services April 2019, 2019
Series:Comparative effectiveness review
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Collection: National Center for Biotechnology Information - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
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