Prevalence of FRAX clinical risk factors: dietary calcium intake habits and osteoporosis screening in Greek women

Sofoclis Bakides, George Sakellariadis, Stavroula Alevizou, Kleoniki Koussi, Anna Rapti, Panayiotis Tsiverdis, Konstantina Kavvadia, Kyriakos Drivas, Charilila-Loukia Ververeli
2013 Bone Abstracts  
Introduction : Osteoporosis-related fractures can cause substantial disability and increase health care costs,and mortality. There are many difficulties to access Greek women residing in remote villages and perform the FRAX tool for osteoporosis evaluation,especially, after the global economy crisis.
doi:10.1530/boneabs.1.pp319 fatcat:2c7pcusc5jefpf6e3zakghx3ie