Table 1

Sex- and site-specific fracture incidence rates [and 95% Confidence Intervals] per 1,000 person-years at risk in the SIDIAP population ≥50 years old
Skeletal site Women Men Total
Overall 15.18 [15.15–15.21] 5.78 [5.76–5.79] 10.91 [10.89–10.92]
Hip 3.08 [2.97–3.18] 1.23 [1.16–1.30] 2.23 [2.16–2.30]
Wrist/Forearm 3.86 [3.74–3.98] 1.03 [0.97–1.10] 2.56 [2.49–2.63]
Clinical spine 2.59 [2.49–2.69] 1.25 [1.18–1.33] 1.98 [1.91–2.04]
Proximal humerus 2.19 [2.11–2.29] 0.78 [0.73–0.84] 1.55 [1.50–1.61]
Multiple rib 0.03 [0.02–0.05] 0.04 [0.03–0.05] 0.04 [0.03–0.05]
Pelvis 0.06 [0.05–0.08] 0.02 [0.01–0.03] 0.04 [0.03–0.05]

Pagès-Castellà et al.

Pagès-Castellà et al. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2012 13:79   doi:10.1186/1471-2474-13-79

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