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Clinical characteristics of osteoporosis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: Disease activity matters

Suh CH

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2020 Jun;6(2):37-38.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2020.05.001
One-year mortality rate after fragility hip fractures and associated risk in Nan, Thailand

Daraphongsataporn N, Saloa S, Sriruanthong K, Philawuth N, Waiwattana K, Chonyuen P, Pimolbutr K, Sucharitpongpan W

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2020 Jun;6(2):65-70.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2020.05.005
Objectives: Fragility hip fracture is a common secondary complication of osteoporosis, which leads to significant morbidity and mortality. The incidence and prevalence of hip fractures have increased over recent decades....
Systematic evidence of health economic evaluation of drugs for postmenopausal osteoporosis: A quality appraisal

Azharuddin M, Adil M, Khan RA, Ghosh P, Kapur P, Sharma M

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2020 Jun;6(2):39-52.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2020.05.006
This paper systematically and critically reviewed all published economic evaluations of drugs for the treatment postmenopausal osteoporosis. A systematic search was conducted using relevant databases for economic evaluations to include...
Second hip fracture in Hong Kong e Incidence, demographics, and mortality

Ho AWH, Wong SH

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2020 Jun;6(2):71-74.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2020.05.004
Objectives: The aim of this study is to investigate the incidence of second hip fractures after a previous hip fracture and subsequent mortality in Chinese men and women. Methods: Data of...
Association of height loss with falls and sarcopenia in communitydwelling older women

Asahi R, Yuguchi S, Kamo T, Azami M, Ogihara H, Asano S

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2020 Jun;6(2):59-64.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2020.05.003
Objectives: Height loss is associated with vertebral fracture risk and osteoporosis. We assumed that height loss may indicate the risk of falls because the presence of osteoporosis is significantly associated...
Rheumatoid arthritis in tight disease control is no longer risk of bone mineral density loss

Yoshii I, Chijiwa T, Sawada N

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2020 Jun;6(2):75-81.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2020.04.002
Objectives: Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an independent risk factor of osteoporosis. However, if disease activity is successfully controlled using the treat-to-target (T2T) strategy, the risk of bone mineral density (BMD)...
Muscle mass measurements in hip fracture patients and control general population depending on dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry device used: The General Electric Lunar and Hologic systems

Lee JK, Byun SE, Lee M, Kim G, Baek E, Han SH

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2020 Jun;6(2):88-93.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2020.05.002
Objectives: The prevalence of sarcopenia, an independent risk factor for fragility fractures, is high in geriatric hip fracture patients. We aim to compare patients with hip fractures to the general...
Factors associated with osteoporosis medication use in Japanese patients with rheumatoid arthritis: Results from the Institute of Rheumatology Rheumatoid Arthritis cohort study

Nakayama M, Furuya T, Inoue E, Tanaka E, Ikari K, Taniguchi A, Yamanaka H, Harigai M

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2020 Jun;6(2):82-87.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2020.04.003
Objectives: This study aimed to evaluate factors associated with osteoporosis medication use in Japanese patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Methods: Patients with RA who enrolled in our cohort completed self-administered questionnaires...
Comparison of the Osteoporosis Self-Assessment Tool for Asians and the fracture risk assessment tool - FRAX to identify densitometric defined osteoporosis: A discriminatory value analysis in a multi-ethnic female population in Southeast Asia

Chandran M, Chin YA, Choo KS, Ang WC, Huang XF, Liu XM, Tay D, Aung TKK, Ali A, Thu WPP, Logan S, Yan SX, Lekamwasam S, Hao Y

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2020 Jun;6(2):53-58.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2020.04.001
Objectives: The accuracy of FRAX® as a screening tool to identify osteoporosis and how it compares with tools such as Osteoporosis Self-Assessment Tool for Asians (OSTA), in Southeast Asian women...

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