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FRAX predicts incident falls in elderly men: findings from MrOs Sweden.

Harvey, N C; Johansson, H; Odén, A; Karlsson, Magnus LU ; Rosengren, Björn LU ; Ljunggren, Ö; Cooper, C; McCloskey, E; Kanis, J A and Ohlsson, C, et al. (2015) In Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA
Abstract
Falls and fractures share several common risk factors. Although past falls is not included as an input variable in the FRAX calculator, we demonstrate that FRAX probability predicts risk of incident falls in the MrOs Sweden cohort.
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10.1007/s00198-015-3295-7
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  author       = {Harvey, N C and Johansson, H and Odén, A and Karlsson, Magnus and Rosengren, Björn and Ljunggren, Ö and Cooper, C and McCloskey, E and Kanis, J A and Ohlsson, C and Mellström, D},
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  title        = {FRAX predicts incident falls in elderly men: findings from MrOs Sweden.},
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  year         = {2015},
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