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Association of use of Chinese herbal medicines and the risk of fracture in patients with osteoporosis: a population-based cohort study.

07:00 EST 5th February 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Association of use of Chinese herbal medicines and the risk of fracture in patients with osteoporosis: a population-based cohort study."

After utilizing a large population-based claims database and the application of propensity score match approach to reduce the confounding effects, we found that the use of Chinese herbal medicines (CHMs) was related to the lower risk of sequent osteoporotic fracture by 27% among the individuals with osteoporosis. The predominant effect was observed in those receiving CHMs for more than two years.

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Name: Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA
ISSN: 1433-2965
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