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Source: Nelson HD, Haney EM, Dana T, Bougatsos C, Chou R. Screening for osteoporosis: an update for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. Ann Intern Med 2010;153(2):1-14.

Disclaimer: The findings and conclusions in this document are those of the authors, who are responsible for its content, and do not necessarily represent the views of the AHRQ. No statement in this report should be construed as an official position of AHRQ or of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Acknowledgment: The authors acknowledge the contributions of AHRQ Project Officer Kenneth Lin, MD, and USPSTF leads Rosanne Leipzig, MD, PhD; Diana Petitti, MD, MPH; and George Sawaya, MD. Rochelle Fu, PhD, conducted statistical sensitivity analyses; Andrew Hamilton, MLS, MS, created the literature searches; and Michelle Pappas, BA, provided administrative assistance at the Oregon Evidence-based Practice Center at the Oregon Health & Science University.

Grant Support: This manuscript is based on research conducted by the Oregon Evidence-based Practice Center under contract to the AHRQ (contract 290-02-0024). Dr. Haney was supported by a career development award from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (K23 AR051926).

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Nelson HD, Haney EM, Dana T, Bougatsos C, Chou R. Screening for Osteoporosis: An Update for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. AHRQ Publication No. 10-05145-EF-4, July 2010. http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf10/osteoporosis/osteoart.htm


 


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