At what hip fracture risk is it cost-effective to treat? International intervention thresholds for the treatment of osteoporosis

F. Borgström, O. Johnell, J. A. Kanis, B. Jönsson, C. Rehnberg

July 18 2006

F. Borgström . C. Rehnberg
Medical Management Centre, Karolinska Institutet,
Stockholm, Sweden

F. Borgström
Stockholm Health Economics,
Vasagatan 38 2tr,
111 20 Stockholm, Sweden

O. Johnell
Department of Orthopaedics, Malmö General Hospital,
Malmö, Sweden

J. A. Kanis
Centre for Metabolic Bone Diseases (WHO Collaborating Centre),
University of Sheffield Medical School,
Sheffield, UK

B. Jönsson
Stockholm School of Economics,
Stockholm, Sweden


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