Low persistence with oral biphosphonate treatment in postmenopausal osteoporosis

Background: Osteoporotic fractures are a major cause of morbidity and mortality. It is recognized that persistence with medication is crucial to reach optimal clinical outcomes. We aimed to estimate the persistence level to weekly and monthly oral bisphosphonates (OBP) in women with postmenopausal o...

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Main Authors: Carla Torre, José Guerreiro, Zilda Mendes, Ana Miranda, Fátima Bragança, Joaquim Cristino, Helena Canhão, Jaime C Branco
Format: Article
Published: Sociedade Portuguesa de Reumatologia 2019-04-01
Series:Acta Reumatológica Portuguesa
Online Access:http://www.actareumatologica.com/files/article/1253_low_persistence_with_oral_biphosphonate_treatment_in_postmenopausal_osteoporosis__file.pdf