Journal of Osteoporosis / 2020 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Implementation of a Postfracture Care Program in a Private Hospital in Colombia

Table 2

Patients’ comorbidities and fall risk factors.

Type of diseasen = 190

Cardiovascular or inflammatory disease
Hypertension104 (54.7)
Type 2 diabetes22 (11.6)
Rheumatoid arthritis7 (3.7)

Medication or substance use
Antidepressants18 (9.5)
Alcohol2 (1.1)
Corticosteroids6 (3.2)
Smoking10 (5.3)

Neurological disordera15 (7.9)
COPD21 (11.1)
Hypothyroidism43 (22.6)

COPD: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Data are expressed as numbers (percentage). aAlzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, or dementia.

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