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Received: 23 October 2019
Accepted: 21 November 2019
First Online: 11 February 2020
Compliance with ethical standards
: Professor Kanis led the team that developed FRAX as director of the WHO Collaborating Centre for Metabolic Bone Diseases; he has no financial interest in FRAX. Professors McCloskey, Lorentzon, Harvey, Dr Liu, and Dr Johansson are members of the FRAX team. Professors Kanis, Harvey, and McCloskey are members of the advisory body to the National Osteoporosis Guideline Group.
: This review article reviews studies but does not contain any original studies with human participants or animals performed by any of the authors.
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