Clinical Picture - Osteoporotic Fractures | Prolia | Amgen


Approximately 22 million women and 5.5 million men are estimated to have osteoporosis in Europe (in 2010) – with almost 3.5 million new fragility fractures each year.2
Studies show that less than one third of women are receiving bone protective treatment following a fracture.3–5
Percentage of postmenopausal women with previous fracture on bone protective treatment by fracture site.
Adapted from Premaor M et. al, 2010
Data are from an anonymous audit of a Fracture Liaison Service based in Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge, UK (between January 2006 and December 2007). Data shown are percentages of postmenopausal women with previous fracture on bone protective treatment, by fracture site.3
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  1. Nguyen TV, et al. Med J Aust. 2004;180:518–22.
  2. Hernlund E, et al. Arch Osteoporos. 2013;8:136.
  3. Premaor M, et al. Q J Med. 2010;103:33–40.
  4. Gonnelli S, et al. Aging Clin Exp Res. 2017;29:1031-1037.
  5. Andrade SE, et al. Arch Intern Med. 2003;163:2052–7.


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