Table 1.

Anti-Fracture Efficacy of Anti-Resorptive Treatments for Postmenopausal Women with Osteoporosis when Given with Calcium and Vitamin D.

Drug Vertebral Fracture Non-Vertebral Fracture Hip Fracture
Alendronate A A A
Ibandronate A A* NAE
Risedronate A A A
Zoledronic acid A A A
Denosumab A A A
*Subsets of patients only (post hoc analysis).

A, anti-fracture efficacy; NAE, not adequately evaluated.

RMMJ Rambam Maimonides Medical Journal Rambam Health Care Campus 2016 October; 7(4): e0032.
Special Issue on Rheumatology Guest Editor: Alexandra Balbir-Gurman, M.D.
ISSN: 2076-9172
Published online 2016 October 31. doi: 10.5041/RMMJ.10259