American Society for Bone and Mineral Research Annual Meeting

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Hypocalcemia risk comparable between denosumab, oral bisphosphonate

September 20, 2017
Incidence rates of hypocalcemia in women with postmenopausal osteoporosis are comparable between those treated with denosumab or bisphosphonate…
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Romosozumab followed by denosumab decreases fracture risk in postmenopausal women

September 18, 2017
The risks for new vertebral, clinical and nonvertebral fractures were reduced and bone mineral density increased in postmenopausal women assigned…
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HbA1c levels, diabetes duration linked to fracture risk

September 18, 2017
Adults with type 2 diabetes and obesity are at increased risk for any fracture, major osteoporotic fractures and hip fractures with longer duration…
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‘Osteogenomic profile’ offers personalized fracture risk assessment

September 14, 2017
Bone mineral density-associated genetic variants may predict lifetime fracture risk for men and women, study data show. “There is a high…
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Abaloparatide, followed by alendronate, reduces risk for all fracture types in postmenopausal women

September 11, 2017
Postmenopausal women treated with abaloparatide for 18 months followed by 2 years of alendronate therapy saw a significant reduction in both…
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Persistent medication use decreases fracture risk in osteoporosis

September 11, 2017
Women diagnosed with osteoporosis who use osteoporosis medications persistently for at least 60 days have a lower risk for fracture compared with…
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Denosumab prevents trabecular microstructure deterioration in postmenopausal osteoporosis

September 11, 2017
Postmenopausal women with low bone mineral density assigned denosumab therapy had less deterioration of trabecular microstructure at the distal tibia…
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VIDEO: Researchers encouraged by number needed to treat with abaloparatide

September 22, 2016
ATLANTA — In this video exclusive, E. Michael Lewiecki, MD, FACP, FACE, director of New Mexico Clinical Research and Osteoporosis Center in…
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FRAME: Romosozumab reduces new vertebral fractures in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis

September 22, 2016
In postmenopausal women with osteoporosis, the monoclonal antibody romosozumab was associated with a lower risk for new vertebral fractures vs…
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VIDEO: Reduced DXA reimbursement may lead to undiagnosed osteoporosis, hip fractures

September 21, 2016
ATLANTA — In this video exclusive, E. Michael Lewiecki, MD, FACP, FACE, director of New Mexico Clinical Research and Osteoporosis Center in…

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American Society of Bone and Mineral Research

September 28, 2018 - October 1, 2018

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