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Received: 23 August 2018
Accepted: 16 October 2018
First Online: 31 October 2018
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: MH has received research grant through institution from Amgen, Radius, and Teva, lecture fees from Radius, and paid advisory board from UCB. JYR has received research grant and/or consulting fees from Servier, Novartis, Negma, Lilly, Wyeth, Amgen, GlaxoSmithKline, Roche, Merckle, Nycomed-Takeda, NPS, IBSA Genevrier, Theramex, UCB, Asahi Kasei, Endocyte, Merck Sharp and Dohme, Rottapharm, Teijin, Teva, Analis, NovoNordisk, Ebewee Pharma, Zodiac, Danone, Will Pharma, Meda, Bristol Myers Squibb, Pfizer, Organon, Therabel, Boehringer, Chiltern, and Galapagos. KGS has received research funding from Amgen, Mereo, and Radius and has consulted for Amgen, Lilly, Radius, and Roche; he is on the National Osteoporosis Foundation Board of Trustees. DTG has received consulting fees from Amgen, Eli Lilly, and Radius. EML has received institutional grant/research support from Amgen, PFEnex, and Mereo; he has served on scientific advisory boards for Amgen, Radius, Shire, Alexion, Ultragenyx, and Sandoz; he serves on the speakers’ bureau for Shire, Alexion, and Radius; he is a board member of the National Osteoporosis Foundation, International Society for Clinical Densitometry, and Osteoporosis Foundation of New Mexico. JDA is an investigative site for clinical trials for Amgen, consultant and speaker for Amgen. OB received research grants from Biophytis, IBSA, Meda, Servier, and SMB and consulting fees from Biophytis, IBSA, MEDA, Servier, SMB, and TRB Chemedica. MC has received honoraria for speaking engagements with AMGEN and Eli Lilly and has served on the scientific advisory board of MSD. CC reports personal fees from Alliance for Better Bone Health, Amgen, Eli Lilly, GSK, Medtronic, Merck, Novartis, Pfizer, Roche, Servier, Takeda, and UCB. NCH has received consultancy, lecture fees, and honoraria from Alliance for Better Bone Health, Amgen, Merck Sharp & Dohme, Eli Lilly, Servier, Shire, UCB, Consilient Healthcare, and Internis Pharma. TAE has been scientific Advisory Board for AGnovos, consultant for Terumo, stock owner for PolyPid, and grant recipient from Orthofix. JAK reports grants from Amgen, grants from Lilly, grants from Radius Health, grants from UCB, other from Meda, outside the submitted work; and he is the principal architect of FRAX but derives no financial benefit. DLK has received research grants, advisory honoraria, and/or speaker honoraria from Amgen, Eli Lilly, Astrazenica, and Pfizer. ODM has been consultant for Amgen, Lilly, Pfizer, UCB, American Health Foundation (AHF), Gilead. RR has received consulting or lecture fees from Radius Health, CNIEL, Effryx, Theramex, Danone, and Nestlé. LS has received a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) grant (1127827) and a NHMRC Early Career Fellowship (1139826) for his research time. SS has received grant support from Amgen, Radius, and Lilly; he has received consulting fees from Amgen and Radius; he has served on scientific advisory boards for Lilly and Amgen; and he has served on speakers bureaus for Amgen, Lilly, and Radius. ANT, SVK, PH, FJ, DP, and NAD have no conflicts of interest to report.