Hospital NegrinHospital CandelariaP
Number of patients80105
Age, mean (SD)82 (7)82 (8)0.96
Sex, women n (%)64 (80)71 (67)0.06
Previous fracture, n (%)13 (16)12 (11)0.34
Previous treatment
Ca and VD, n (%)26 (32)13 (12)<0.001
Bisphosphonate or equivalent, n (%)8 (10)9 (8)0.73
Treatment in the discharge report
Ca and VD, n (%)77 (96)19 (18)<0.001
Bisphosphonate or equivalent, n (%)73 (91)9 (8)<0.001
Treatment at 6 months
Ca and VD, n (%)60 (90)*27 (29)**<0.001
Bisphosphonate or equivalent, n (%)50 (75)*14 (15)**<0.001
  • Ca and VD: calcium and vitamin D. *Data available from 66 patients; 9 not located, 4 deaths, 1 atypical fracture. **Data available from 93 patients; 4 not located, 8 deaths.