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Enormous growth in use of WHO Fracture Risk Assessment Tool
Date:1/15/2012

d a great deal of interest in the epidemiology and burden of osteoporosis. Fracture probability continues to be incorporated into an increasing number of clinical guidelines. We welcome the opportunity to work with researchers in many countries to continue to develop the number of available FRAX models."

FRAX now accessible in various formats:

FRAX is more widely accessible than ever before. A stand-alone version of FRAX that operates on a desktop or laptop computer without the need for internet access has been available since September 2011. FRAXDesktop, developed in cooperation with the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) and available by subscription at http://who-frax.org/index.php can be licensed in two different formats. The Individual-Entry version can be used to assess an unlimited number of individual patients in the clinic and the Multi-Patient Entry version is designed for researchers who need to analyse data from large cohorts in a single operation.

FRAX has also been incorporated into several types of densitometers and is available as an application on the i-Phone and i-Pad obtainable at http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/frax/id370146412?mt=8.


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