Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: FRAX online risk assessments reach 20 million milestone

(International Osteoporosis Foundation) A new study confirms that intervention strategies based on FRAX fracture probabilities are highly effective, and more reliable than the use of BMD alone both in terms of identifying high-risk individuals for treatment and in avoiding intervention in those at low risk. The increasing use of FRAX probabilities worldwide to assess patients is reflected in the milestone of 20 million global calculations since recording began in June 2011.