Incidence of Hip Fracture in Barranquilla, Colombia, and the Development of a Colombian FRAX Model

J. J. Jaller-Raad, J. J. Jaller-Char, J. A. Lechuga-Ortiz, E. Navarro-Lechuga, H. Johansson, J. A. Kanis

March 8 2013

J. J. Jaller-Raad
Division of Rheumatology, Centro de Reumatologia y Ortopedia, Barranquilla, Colombia

J. J. Jaller-Char
Centro de Reumatologı´a y Ortopedia, Barranquilla, Colombia

J. A. Lechuga-Ortiz
Department of Medicine, Universidad del Norte, Barranquilla, Colombia

E. Navarro-Lechuga
Department of Public Health, Universidad del Norte, Barranquilla, Colombia

H. Johansson, J. A. Kanis
WHO Collaborating Centre for Metabolic Bone Diseases, University of Sheffield Medical School, Beech Hill Road, Sheffield S10 2RX, UK


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