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Proactive and Personalised Primary Care of the Elderly

Q-Fracture

Purpose : The Q-fracture algorithms give the 10-year probability of fracture, and were developed especially for UK populatuion between the age of 33 and 99.


Admin time :  10 min


User Friendly :  High


Administered by : GP or nurse or self-administered

 

Content : Set of fracture risk factors used to compute the 10-year probability of hip fracture and the 10-year probability of a major osteoporotic fracture (clinical spine, forearm, hip or shoulder fracture) for both women and men in different countries 

 

Author :  Hippisley-Cox J and Copeland C, Division of primary Care, University Park, Nottingham UK.

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 Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA)

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Q-Fracture

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