Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences on calcified tissues

ba0005p401 | Osteoporosis: treatment | ECTS2016

Two-fold regional variation in initiation of anti-osteoporosis medication after hip fracture in the UK

Shah Anjali , Prieto-Alhambra Daniel , Hawley Samuel , Delmestri Antonella , Lippett Janet , Cooper Cyrus , Judge Andrew , Javaid Kassim

Objective: Describe UK regional variation in prescription of anti-osteoporosis drug therapy before and after a primary hip fracture during 1999–2013.Materials and Methods: We used primary care data (Clinical Practice Research Datalink) to identify patients with a hip fracture and primary-care prescriptions of any anti-osteoporosis drugs (bisphosphonates, strontium, denosumab, oestrogen therapy, SERMS, teriparatide) prior to primary hip fracture and ...

ba0003pp360 | Osteoporosis: treatment | ECTS2014

Predictors of second fracture while on treatment with oral bisphosphonates: a multinational retrospective cohort study

Hawley Sam , Wallace Gemma , Javaid M Kassim , Rubin Katrine , Judge Andrew , Vestergaard Peter , Eastell Richard , Diez-Perez Adolfo , Arden Nigel K , Cooper Cyrus , Prieto-Alhambra Daniel , Abrahamsen Bo

Objective: To identify predictors of inadequate response to oral bisphosphonate therapy, defined as the incidence of ≧2 fractures while on treatment among incident oral bisphosphonate users with high refill compliance (≧80%).Material and methods: Data from computerized records and pharmacy invoices were obtained from SIDIAP (Catalonia, E) and Danish Health Registries (DK) for all incident users of oral bisphosphonates in 2006–2007 and 2000&#15...