Bone: New guidelines for multistep fracture prevention in men

Nat Rev Rheumatol. 2012 Oct;8(10):568-70. doi: 10.1038/nrrheum.2012.154. Epub 2012 Sep 18.


Study of the efficacy of fracture prevention approaches has been neglected in men, in comparison with women. Guidelines from the Endocrine Society for the management of osteoporosis and fracture risk in men are thus welcome, but further research into fracture prevention in men is required.

Publication types

  • News

MeSH terms

  • Algorithms
  • Fractures, Bone / etiology
  • Fractures, Bone / prevention & control*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Osteoporosis / complications
  • Practice Guidelines as Topic