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Joint Official Positions of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and International Osteoporosis Foundation on FRAX® executive summary of the 2010 Position Development Conference on Interpretation and use of FRAX® in clinical practice

Joint Official Positions of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and International Osteoporosis Foundation on FRAX® executive summary of the 2010 Position Development Conference on Interpretation and use of FRAX® in clinical practice
Joint Official Positions of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and International Osteoporosis Foundation on FRAX® executive summary of the 2010 Position Development Conference on Interpretation and use of FRAX® in clinical practice
The International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD) and the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) convened the FRAX® Position Development Conference (PDC) in Bucharest, Romania, on November 14, 2010, following a two-day joint meeting of the ISCD and IOF on the “Interpretation and Use of FRAX® in Clinical Practice.” These three days of critical discussion and debate, led by a panel of international experts from the ISCD, IOF and dedicated task forces, have clarified a number of important issues pertaining to the interpretation and implementation of FRAX® in clinical practice. The Official Positions resulting from the PDC are intended to enhance the quality and clinical utility of fracture risk assessment worldwide. Since the field of skeletal assessment is still evolving rapidly, some clinically important issues addressed at the PDCs are not associated with robust medical evidence. Accordingly, some Official Positions are based largely on expert opinion. Despite limitations inherent in such a process, the ISCD and IOF believe it is important to provide clinicians and technologists with the best distillation of current knowledge in the discipline of bone densitometry and provide an important focus for the scientific community to consider. This report describes the methodology and results of the ISCD-IOF PDC dedicated to FRAX®.
osteoporosis - clinical risk factors, fracture probability, risk assessment, clinical risk factors, bone mineral density, official positions, standards, world-wide
1094-6950
171-180
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FRAX Postion Development Conference Members
Hans, Didier B
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Cooper, Cyrus
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Hans, Didier B, Kanis, John A., Baim, Sanford, Bilezikian, John P., Binkley, Neil, Cauley, Jane A., Compston, Juliet E., Cooper, Cyrus, Dawson-Hughes, Bess, El-Hajj Fuleihan, Ghanda, Leslie, William D., Lewiecki, E. Michael, Luckey, Marjorie M., McCloskey, Eugene V., Papapoulos, Socrates E., Poiana, Catalina and Rizzoli, René , FRAX Postion Development Conference Members (2011) Joint Official Positions of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and International Osteoporosis Foundation on FRAX® executive summary of the 2010 Position Development Conference on Interpretation and use of FRAX® in clinical practice. Journal of Clinical Densitometry, 14 (3), 171-180. (doi:10.1016/j.jocd.2011.05.007). (PMID:21810521)

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The International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD) and the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) convened the FRAX® Position Development Conference (PDC) in Bucharest, Romania, on November 14, 2010, following a two-day joint meeting of the ISCD and IOF on the “Interpretation and Use of FRAX® in Clinical Practice.” These three days of critical discussion and debate, led by a panel of international experts from the ISCD, IOF and dedicated task forces, have clarified a number of important issues pertaining to the interpretation and implementation of FRAX® in clinical practice. The Official Positions resulting from the PDC are intended to enhance the quality and clinical utility of fracture risk assessment worldwide. Since the field of skeletal assessment is still evolving rapidly, some clinically important issues addressed at the PDCs are not associated with robust medical evidence. Accordingly, some Official Positions are based largely on expert opinion. Despite limitations inherent in such a process, the ISCD and IOF believe it is important to provide clinicians and technologists with the best distillation of current knowledge in the discipline of bone densitometry and provide an important focus for the scientific community to consider. This report describes the methodology and results of the ISCD-IOF PDC dedicated to FRAX®.

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Published date: July 2011
Additional Information: Position Development Paper
Keywords: osteoporosis - clinical risk factors, fracture probability, risk assessment, clinical risk factors, bone mineral density, official positions, standards, world-wide
Organisations: Faculty of Medicine

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Local EPrints ID: 199439
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/199439
ISSN: 1094-6950
PURE UUID: a90430be-1937-4d09-bb8d-7e79d7d3ffad
ORCID for Cyrus Cooper: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0003-3510-0709

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Date deposited: 18 Oct 2011 13:23
Last modified: 26 Nov 2019 01:58

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Author: Didier B Hans
Author: John A. Kanis
Author: Sanford Baim
Author: John P. Bilezikian
Author: Neil Binkley
Author: Jane A. Cauley
Author: Juliet E. Compston
Author: Cyrus Cooper ORCID iD
Author: Bess Dawson-Hughes
Author: Ghanda El-Hajj Fuleihan
Author: William D. Leslie
Author: E. Michael Lewiecki
Author: Marjorie M. Luckey
Author: Eugene V. McCloskey
Author: Socrates E. Papapoulos
Author: Catalina Poiana
Author: René Rizzoli
Corporate Author: FRAX Postion Development Conference Members

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