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Vol:7 Issue:3 Number:34 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #10156
Ace Report Cover Metabolic Disorders

AAOS2018: Abaloparatide 80ug daily reduces rate of major NVFs in osteoporotic postmenopausal women

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OrthoEvidence. AAOS2018: Abaloparatide 80ug daily reduces rate of major NVFs in osteoporotic postmenopausal women. ACE Report. 2018;7(3):34. Available from:

Study Type:Randomized Trial
OE Level Evidence:N/A
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Abaloparatide Reduced the Risk of Major Nonvertebral Fractures in Postmenopausal Women with Osteoporosis

Contributing Authors:
PD Miller LA Fitzpatrick BH Mitlak G Williams MY Hu G Hattersley SV Bukata

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1645 postmenopausal women with osteoporosis were randomized with daily subcutaneous injections or either abaloparatide 80ug or placebo for 18 months. Participants were followed up for the incidence of major non-vertebral fracture over 18 months of treatment. Results demonstrated a significantly lower incidence of major non-vertebral fracture among participants who received abaloparatide compared t...

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