Fractures-E3 Newsletter

Work Package 1 – Cross-sectional study of vertebral fracture prevalence and musculoskeletal health

Recruitment is completed in Zimbabwe, urban and rural South Africa and urban Gambia. Recruitment from the rural Gambian site (West Kiang region)is continuing, and the teams have made great progress.

Assessment of vertebral fractures(the primary outcome) and bone mineral density and sarcopenia (reduced muscle strength secondary outcomes) are continuing.  We look forward to sharing with you the first results from work package 1 analyses which are expected shortly.

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