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Table 2 Patient Characteristics

From: The osteoporosis care gap in Canada

Study Patients Fracture Type Prior Fracture, Subsequent Fracture
Hajcsar (2000) 18 N = 108 (89%F, 11%M)
Mean age: 64 yrs
77.3% Wrist
6.3% Hip
0.5% Vertebrae
15.9% Humerus
Prior fracture: 43 (39.8%)
Subsequent fracture 1 year post: 3 (2.8%)
Papaioannou(2000) 17 N = 504 (75%F, 25%M)
Mean age F: 81.5
Mean age M: 75.7
Hip Subsequent fracture 1 year post: 50 (9.9%)
Khan (2001) 16 N = 112 (83%F, 17%M)
Mean age: 64 ± 13 yrs
Wrist Prior fracture: 44 (39%)
Subsequent fracture 6 months to 3 years post: 16 (14%)
Juby (2002) 15 N = 293 (73%F, 27%M)
Mean age: 85.7 yrs (66–97)
Hip Prior hip fracture: 54 (18.4%)
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