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2008 Nomograms of Nguyen et al for Osteoporosis: Model 1 for Males

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Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology
Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology

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Nguyen et al developed several models for prediction of osteoporotic fracture risk, then used these to develop nomograms. These can individualize a patient's risk of fracture, which can help to determine the best way to reduce the risk. The authors are from the Garvan Institute of Medical Research at st. Vincent's Hospital and the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia.

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