- Regional and age-related variations in the proportions of hip fractures and major fractures among postmenopausal women: the Global Longitudinal Study of Osteoporosis in WomenJ Pfeilschifter
Department of Internal Medicine III, Alfried Krupp Krankenhaus, Essen, Germany
Osteoporos Int 23:2179-88. 2012..The proportion of major fractures that were hip fractures varied with age and region, whereas variations in the proportion of fractures that were major fractures appeared modest...
- [Osteoporosis--current diagnostics and therapy]Johannes Pfeilschifter
Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Alfried Krupp Krankenhaus Steele, Essen, Germany
Med Klin (Munich) 104:632-41; quiz 642-3. 2009..The German guideline recommends to initiate a specific long-term osteoporosis medication in individuals with a 30% 10-year risk for hip fractures and vertebral fractures...