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Resources for the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment based
Proactive and Personalised Primary Care of the Elderly

Bone Health Assessment

  • BCMA, 2012

British Columbia Medical Association. Osteoporosis: Diagnosis, Treatment and Fracture Prevention. 2012



  • Cummings S, 1985

Cummings S, Kelsey J, Nevitt M, O’Dowd K: Epidemiology of osteoporosis and osteoporotic fractures. Epidemiol Rev 1985, 7:178-208



  • Hippisley-Cox J, 2009

Hippisley-Cox J, Coupland C; Predicting risk of osteoporotic fracture in men and women in England and Wales: BMJ. 2009 Nov 19;339:b4229. doi: 10.1136/bmj.b4229



  • Huntjies KM, 2010

Huntjens KM, Kosar S, van Gel TACM, Geusens PP, Willems P, Kessels A, Winkens B, Brink P, van Helden S: Risk of subsequent fracture and mortality within 5 years after a non-vertebral fracture. Osteoporos Int 2010, 21:2075-2082.


  • Kaiser Permanente, 2019

Kaiser Permanente. Osteoporosis screening, Diagnosis and Treatment Guideline 1, 1998-2013 


  • Kanis JA, 2008

Kanis JA, Johnell O, Oden A, et al; FRAX and the assessment of fracture probability in men and women from the UK. Osteoporos Int. 2008 Apr;19(4):385-97. Epub 2008 Feb 22.


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The Bone Health Assessment is one of 5 sub-domains of the

Medical Assessment

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The Medical Assessment is one of 8 domains of the

Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA)

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