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“Burden of osteoporotic fractures in primary health care in Catalonia (Spain): a population-based study”

Aina Pagès-Castellà12, Cristina Carbonell-Abella13, Francesc Fina Avilés14, Maite Alzamora124, Jose Miguel Baena-Díez45, Daniel Martínez Laguna1, Xavier Nogués267, Adolfo Díez-Pérez267 and Daniel Prieto-Alhambra12467*

Author Affiliations

1 Institut Català de la Salut, Barcelona, Spain

2 Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Department of Medicine, Barcelona, Spain

3 Universitat de Barcelona, Department of Medicine, Barcelona, Spain

4 IDIAP Jordi Gol (Primary Health Care Research Institute), USR Barcelona and USR Metropolitana Nord, Barcelona, Spain

5 Centre de Salut la Marina, Institut Català de la Salut, Barcelona, Spain

6 URFOA, IMIM, Internal Medicine Department, Parc de Salut Mar, Barcelona, Spain

7 RETICEF (Red Temática de Investigación Cooperativa en Envejecimiento y Fragilidad), Instituto Carlos III, Barcelona, Spain

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BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2012, 13:79  doi:10.1186/1471-2474-13-79

Published: 28 May 2012

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ICD-10 Codes used to identify fractures in the SIDIAP database.

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