Vegans have increased risks for total fractures and some site-specific fractures compared with meat eaters.
Low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) chest scans obtained for other reasons may provide opportunistic screening for osteoporosis.
The COVID-19 pandemic may have negatively impacted osteoporosis management.
For patients with asthma, oral corticosteroid (OCS) and inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) use is associated with an increased risk for osteoporosis and fragility fractures.
The rate of bone mineral density (BMD) testing is low among men with prostate cancer initiating androgen deprivation therapy.
Clinical use of FRAX without bone mineral density can be used to identify adults with type 1 diabetes who are at elevated risk for major osteoporotic fracture.
Researchers evaluated the short-term clinical efficacy of romosozumab in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and primary osteoporosis.
Researchers assessed the association between concomitant use of oral glucocorticoids and proton pump inhibitors and osteoporotic fracture risk in rheumatoid arthritis.
Researchers evaluated the association between osteoporosis and vertebral fragility fractures with cardiovascular calcification in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Researchers evaluated the association between risk for atypical fracture and duration of bisphosphonate use in women with osteoporosis.
Researchers estimated risk for fracture among patients receiving denosumab with delayed subsequent doses vs those who received doses on time.