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Efficacy of raloxifene on vertebral fracture risk reduction in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis: four-year results from a randomized clinical trial.



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2 Key Question 2. In adult women without preexisting breast cancer, what is the effectiveness and comparative effectiveness of medications to reduce risk for primary breast cancer on improvement in short- and long-term health outcomes, including invasive breast cancer, noninvasive breast cancer (including ductal carcinoma in situ), breast cancer mortality, all-cause mortality, and other beneficial outcomes (such as reduced fractures caused by certain medications and improved quality of life)? Key Question 2a. Does the effectiveness of risk-reducing medications vary by timing of initiation or duration of use? Key Question 2b. Does the effectiveness of risk-reducing medications persist beyond discontinuation of use?
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3 Key Question 3. What are the harms of using medications to reduce risk for primary breast cancer? Key Question 3a. Do harms of risk-reducing medications vary by timing of initiation and/or duration of use? Key Question 3b. Do harms of risk-reducing medications persist beyond discontinuation of use?
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Title Efficacy of raloxifene on vertebral fracture risk reduction in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis: four-year results from a randomized clinical trial.
Author Delmas PD., Ensrud KE., Adachi JD., Harper KD., Sarkar S., Gennari C., Reginster JY., Pols HA., Recker RR., Harris ST., Wu W., Genant HK., Black DM., Eastell R.
Country University of Claude Bernard of Lyon, Hôpital Edouard Herriot, Service de Rhumatologie et de Pathologie Osseuse, Lyon 69437, France. delmas@lyon151.inserm.fr
Year 2002
Numbers Pubmed ID: 12161484

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