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A systematic review of osteoporosis therapies found good evidence that many are effective in preventing fractures, but concluded that the data are insufficient to determine if any one therapy is better than the others.

MacLean, Catherine, Sydne Newberry, Margaret Maglione, Maureen McMahon, Veena Ranganath, Marika Suttorp, Walter Mojica, Martha Timmer, Alicia Alexander, Melissa McNamara, Sheetal Desai, Annie Zhou, Susan Chen, Jason Carter, Carlo Tringale, et al. Systematic Review: Comparative Effectiveness of Treatments to Prevent Fractures in Men and Women with Low Bone Density or Osteoporosis. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2008; 148(3): 186-96. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18087050

Reference

Title
Systematic Review: Comparative Effectiveness of Treatments to Prevent Fractures in Men and Women with Low Bone Density or Osteoporosis
Publication
Annals of Internal Medicine
Publication Date
2008
Authors
MacLean, Catherine, Sydne Newberry, Margaret Maglione, Maureen McMahon, Veena Ranganath, Marika Suttorp, Walter Mojica, Martha Timmer, Alicia Alexander, Melissa McNamara, Sheetal Desai, Annie Zhou, Susan Chen, Jason Carter, Carlo Tringale, et al.
Volume & Issue
Volume 148, Issue 3
Pages
186-96
URL
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