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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Factors influencing diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis after a fragility fracture among postmenopausal women in Asian countries: a retrospective study

  n Na (%)b
Age category (years)    
 <50 41 1,122 (3.7)
 50-64 188 1,122 (16.8)
 ≥65 893 1,122 (79.5)
BMD measurement 316 837 (28.2)
Been told had osteoporosis 579 1,122 (51.5)
Prescription drug for osteoporosis 370 1,122 (33.0)
Histories    
 History of fragility fracture 174 1,081 (16.1)
 Falls in past 12 months 278 1,051 (24.8)
 Family history of osteoporosis 70 777 (6.2)
 Family history of fracture 113 872 (10.1)
Corticosteroid use 41 972 (3.7)
Comorbidities    
 Arthritis 103 889 (9.2)
 Hypertension 593 1,048 (52.9)
 Diabetes 329 975 (29.3)
 Stroke 125 920 (11.1)
 Depression 36 894 (3.2)
 Parkinson’s disease 32 892 (2.9)
Type of payment    
 100% self pay 260 1,069 (23.2)
 Partial self pay with social insurance 458 1,069 (40.8)
 Partial self pay with private insurance 25 1,069 (2.2)
 100% paid by social insurance 100 1,069 (8.9)
 100% paid by private insurance 23 1,069 (2.0)
 Hospital treatment free of charge 41 1,069 (3.7)
 Others 162 1,069 (14.4)
  1. aNumber of “yes” or “no” responses. Patients who did not respond to questions were treated as missing values and not included.
  2. bAs a percent of 1,122.