Comparison of osteoporotic fracture risk in surgical and natural menopausal patients


UTKAN KARASU A., Karasu Y., Ozaksit M. G., Ustun Y., Engin Y. U.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, vol.67, no.3, pp.322-327, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 67 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/tftrd.2021.5918
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.322-327
  • Keywords: Fracture risk assessment tool, menopause, osteoporosis, osteoporotic fractures, BILATERAL OOPHORECTOMY, HYSTERECTOMY, DENSITY
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: This study aims to compare the fracture risk calculated with Fracture Risk Assessment Tool (FRAX (R)) in patients with natural and surgical menopause.