Resources

  • References


    Bone basics. National Institutes of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases website. Available at:
    http://www.niams.nih.gov/Health%5FInfo/Bone/Bone%5FBasics/. Accessed November 25, 2013.


    Buchbinder R, Osborne RH, et al. A randomized trial of vertebroplasty for painful osteoporotic vertebral fractures.
    NEJM.
    2009;361(6):557-568.


    Kallmes DF, Comstock BA, et al. A randomized trial of vertebroplasty for osteoporotic spinal fractures.
    NEJM.
    2009;361(6):569-579.


    Osteoporosis.
    American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Practice Bulletin.
    No. 50; 2004.


    Osteoporosis.
    Am Fam Physician.
    2009;79(3):201-202.


    Ullom-Minnich P. Prevention of osteoporosis and fractures.
    Am Fam Physician. 1999;60(1):194-202.


    Wardlaw D, Cummings SR, et al. Efficacy and safety of balloon kyphoplasty compared with non-surgical care for vertebral compression fracture (FREE): a randomised controlled trial.
    Lancet.
    373(9668):1016-1024.


    11/9/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Buchbinder R, Osborne RH, Ebeling PR, et al. A randomized trial of vertebroplasty for painful osteoporotic vertebral fractures.
    N Engl J Med.
    2009;361(6):557-568.

  • Resources

    National Institutes of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

    http://www.niams.nih.gov

    National Osteoporosis Foundation

    http://www.nof.org

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Orthopaedic Association

    http://www.coa-aco.org

    Women's Health Matters

    http://www.womenshealthmatters.ca