Strontium ranelate and risk of vertebral fractures in frail osteoporotic women
Rolland, Yves × Van Kan, Gabor Abellan Gillette-Guyonnet, Sophie Roux, Christian Boonen, Steven Vellas, Bruno #
Bone vol:48 issue:2 pages:332-8
Therapies to treat osteoporosis remain underutilized and minimally evaluated in frail elderly patients. Our study determined and compared the risk of vertebral fractures in frail, intermediate and robust older patients being treated with strontium ranelate vs. placebo.