Cost-effective intervention thresholds against osteoporotic fractures based on FRAX® in Switzerland

Lippuner, K; Johansson, H; Borgström, F; Kanis, J A; Rizzoli, R (2012). Cost-effective intervention thresholds against osteoporotic fractures based on FRAX® in Switzerland. Osteoporosis international, 23(11), pp. 2579-89. London: Springer-Verlag 10.1007/s00198-011-1869-6

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FRAX-based cost-effective intervention thresholds in the Swiss setting were determined. Assuming a willingness to pay at 2× Gross Domestic Product per capita, an intervention aimed at reducing fracture risk in women and men with a 10-year probability for a major osteoporotic fracture at or above 15% is cost-effective.

Item Type:

Journal Article (Original Article)

Division/Institute:

04 Faculty of Medicine > Department of Orthopaedic, Plastic and Hand Surgery (DOPH) > Clinic of Osteoporosis

UniBE Contributor:

Lippuner, Kurt

ISSN:

0937-941X

Publisher:

Springer-Verlag

Language:

English

Submitter:

Factscience Import

Date Deposited:

04 Oct 2013 14:21

Last Modified:

23 Oct 2019 00:18

Publisher DOI:

10.1007/s00198-011-1869-6

PubMed ID:

22222755

Web of Science ID:

000310425200002

BORIS DOI:

10.7892/boris.6942

URI:

https://boris.unibe.ch/id/eprint/6942 (FactScience: 212027)

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