Osteoporosis Score Estimation

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[html]<strong>Summary:</strong> Tool for osteoporosis risk assessment. <a href="http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21242341" target="_blank">USPSTF recommends</a> screening for osteoporosis in women 65 years or older, and in younger women whose fracture risk is equal to or greater than that of a 65-year-old white woman with no additional risk factors.
<strong>See also:</strong> <a href="../../women/osteoporosis-self-assessment-tool/" target="_blank">Osteoporosis Self-Assessment Tool</a>
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[select name="race" value="African American (0 points)=0|Not African American (5 points)=5"] <-- Race
[select name="rheum" value="no (0 points)=0|yes (4 points)=4"] <-- Rheumatoid Arthritis
[select name="fracture" value="none (0 points)=0|one (4 points)=4|two (8 points)=8|three (12 points)=12"] <-- Fracture after age 45 of wrist, hip or rib (4 points per Fracture)
[select name="age" value="65 or younger (0 points)=0|66 to 69 (18 points)=18|70 to 79 (21 points)=21|80 to 89 (24 points)=24|90 to 99 (27 points)=27"] <-- Age over 65 (3 points per decade if above 65)
[text name="weight" default=150] <-- Weight (subtract 1 point for every 10 points)
[select name="estro" value="ever used (0 points)=0|never used (1 point)=1"] <-- Estrogen therapy ever
Score --> [calc memo="number" value="score1=((race)+(rheum)+(fracture)+(age)+((weight)/(-10))+(estro)).toFixed(0)"] points
Interpretation --> [calc memo="recommendation" value="score2=(race)+(rheum)+(fracture)+(age)+((weight)/(-10))+(estro);score2>5?'Associated with T-Score below -2, Osteoporosis testing with DEXA Scan is recommended':'Osteoporosis testing not recommended based on this screen'"]
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reference: <a href="http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10179905" target="_blank">Lydick (1998) Am J Manag Care. 4:37-48. </a>, <a href="http://www.fpnotebook.com/rheum/exam/OstprsScrEstmtn.htm" target="_blank">FPNotebook page</a>[/html][/conditional]
Summary: Tool for osteoporosis risk assessment. USPSTF recommends screening for osteoporosis in women 65 years or older, and in younger women whose fracture risk is equal to or greater than that of a 65-year-old white woman with no additional risk factors.
See also: Osteoporosis Self-Assessment Tool

<-- Race
<-- Rheumatoid Arthritis
<-- Fracture after age 45 of wrist, hip or rib (4 points per Fracture)
<-- Age over 65 (3 points per decade if above 65)
<-- Weight (subtract 1 point for every 10 points)
<-- Estrogen therapy ever
Score --> numberscore1=((race)+(rheum)+(fracture)+(age)+((weight)/(-10))+(estro)).toFixed(0) points
Interpretation --> recommendationscore2=(race)+(rheum)+(fracture)+(age)+((weight)/(-10))+(estro);score2>5?'Associated with T-Score below -2, Osteoporosis testing with DEXA Scan is recommended':'Osteoporosis testing not recommended based on this screen'

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