Journal of Osteoporosis / 2011 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Elevated Incidence of Fractures in Solid-Organ Transplant Recipients on Glucocorticoid-Sparing Immunosuppressive Regimens

Table 1

Characteristics of organ transplant recipients and patients with fractures.

Patient featuresKidney/liverKidney/pancreasLiverPancreas

Number of patients19479217
Gender (% female)52.646.83558.8
Age at transplant in years (mean ± SD)
Number with fractures415227
 Men1/97/2516/601/7
11%28%27%14%
 All women3/108/226/326/10
30%32%19%60%
 Postmenopausal women**2/105/225/220/1
20%23%23%0%

assumed if age at fracture ≥50 years.