An evaluation of osteoporosis screening tools for the osteoporotic fractures in men (MrOS) study
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AbstractNo large-scale evaluations of osteoporosis screening tools have been done in men. OST and MOST were examined among 4658 US Caucasian and 1914 Hong Kong Chinese men. Both tools have high negative predictive values, accurately screening out men with low risk, and saving a third of DXA tests.
All Author(s) ListLynn HS, Woo J, Leung PC, Barrett-Connor EL, Nevitt MC, Cauley JA, Adler RA, Orwoll ES
Journal nameOsteoporosis International
Year2008
Month7
Day1
Volume Number19
Issue Number7
PublisherSpringer Verlag (Germany)
Pages1087 - 1092
ISSN0937-941X
eISSN1433-2965
LanguagesEnglish-United Kingdom
Keywordsosteoporosis; screening tools
Web of Science Subject CategoriesEndocrinology & Metabolism; ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM

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