Compliance with osteoporosis drug therapy: a retrospective study with a hospital records database in Taiwan
- At: 2011 FIP Congress in Hyderabad (India)
- Type: Poster
- By: LIN, Mei-Fang (E-Da Hospital, Kaohsiung, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Tsai, Pin-Chin (E-DA hospital, Kaohsiung, China Taiwan)
Su, Karen (Novartis, Taipei, China Taiwan)
Background: The national Osteoporosis Foundation estimates that approximately 10 million people have received a diagnosis of osteoporosis, approximately 1.5 million of whom experience osteoporosis-related fracture annually. In Taiwan, an estimated prevalence of osteoporosis was calculated according to Taiwan's National Health Insurance (NIH).. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.