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Publications endorsed by IOF

European Action Towards Better Musculoskeletal Health: A Public Health Strategy to Reduce the Burden of Musculoskeletal Conditions (PDF, 605 KB)
from the European Bone and Joint Health Strategies Project (supported by the BJD, EULAR, EFFORT, and IOF)

Requirements for DXA for the Management of Osteoporosis in Europe
Position paper by J.A. Kanis and O. Johnell on behalf of the Committee of Scientific Advisors of the International Osteoporosis Foundation. Accepted for publication in Osteoporosis International (2004)
PDF of submitted manuscript (published article PDF to follow)

Position Statement: Recommendations for Enhancing the Care of Patients with Fragility Fractures
Endorsed by: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS); American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR); International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF); National Organization of Orthopaedic Nurses (NAON); National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF); Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS); and World Orthopaedic Osteoporosis Organization (WOOO).
English (PDF, 126 KB), Spanish (PDF, 106 KB)

"Recommendations for Care of the Osteoporotic Fracture Patient to Reduce the Risk of Future Fracture"
Olof Johnell, John Kaufman, Steve Cummings, Joseph Lane, Mary Bouxsein.
Endorsed in 2002 (publication to follow)

A Systematic Review of Health State Utility Values for Osteoporosis-Related Conditions.
J. E. Brazier, C. Green and J. A. Kanis on behalf of the Committee of Scientic Advisors, International Osteoporosis Foundation.
Osteoporos Int (2002) 13:768–776 (PDF, 102 KB)

Models for assessing the cost-effectiveness of the treatment and prevention of osteoporosis.
Zethraeus N, Ben Sedrine W, Caulin F, Corcaud S, Gathon HJ, Haim M, Johnell O, Jonsson B, Kanis JA, Tsouderos Y, Reginster JY.
Osteoporos Int. 2002 Nov;13 (11):841-57. Review (PDF, 214 KB)

Economic evaluation of interventions for osteoporosis.
Kanis JA, Jonsson B.
Osteoporos Int. 2002 Oct;13(10):765-7. (PDF, 49 KB)

Treatment of established osteoporosis: a systematic review and cost-utility analysis
Kanis JA, Brazier JE, Stevenson M, Calvert NW, Lloyd Jones M..
Health Technol Assess. 2002;6(29):1-146. Review.

A new approach to the development of assessment guidelines for osteoporosis.
Kanis JA, Black D, Cooper C, Dargent P, Dawson-Hughes B, De Laet C, Delmas P, Eisman J, Johnell O, Jonsson B, Melton L, Oden A, Papapoulos S, Pols H, Rizzoli R, Silman A, Tenenhouse A; International Osteoporosis Foundation; National Osteoporosis Foundation.
Osteoporos Int. 2002 Jul;13 (7):527-36. (PDF, 252 KB)

The burden of osteoporotic fractures: a method for setting intervention thresholds.
Kanis JA, Oden A, Johnell O, Jonsson B, de Laet C, Dawson A.
Osteoporos Int. 2001;12 (5):417-27. (PDF, 304 KB)

Bone marker nomenclature.
Delmas PD; Committee of Scientific Advisors of the International Osteoporosis Foundation.
Bone. 2001 Jun;28(6):575-6.

The Use of Biochemical Markers of Bone Turnover in Osteoporosis.
P.D. Delmas, R. Eastell, P. Garnero, M.J. Seibel, and J. Stepan for the Committee of Scientific Advisors
Osteoporosis Int. 2000 Suppl. 6:S2-17 (PDF, 175 KB)

An update on the diagnosis and assessment of osteoporosis with densitometry.
Kanis J, Glüer CC, for the Committee of Scientific Advisors IOF 2000
Osteoporosis Int 11:192-202. (PDF, 115 KB)

'Guidelines for preclinical evaluation and clinical trials in osteoporosis',
a collaboration between the WHO and EFFO. WHO, Geneve 1998 (PDF, 970 KB)

'Consultation on Osteoporosis' Report of the joint: World Health Organisation, European Foundation For Osteoporosis and Bone Disease (EFFO) and National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases Geneva, 13-15 July 1998. Published by EFFO

Guidelines for diagnosis and management of osteoporosis,
European Foundation For Osteoporosis and Bone Disease: Kanis J., Delmas P., Bruckhardt P, Cooper C Torgerson D on behalf of the European Foundation for Osteoporosis.
Osteoporosis Int. 1997 7:390-406

Bone Density Measurement in the Assessment and Treatment of Osteoporosis: Practical Guidelines.
Kanis J, Devogelaer J-P, Gennari C on behalf of the Scientific Advisory Board and the Board of National Societies of the European Foundation For Osteoporosis and Bone Disease. Blackwell Healthcare Ltd. 1997 ISBN 0-632-04959-6

Practical guide for the use of bone mineral measurements in the assessment and treatment of osteoporosis: A position paper of the European Foundation For Osteoporosis and Bone Disease.
Kanis J, Devogelaer J-P and Gennari C on behalf of the Scientific Advisory Board and the Board of National Societies.
Osteoporosis Int 1996 6:256-261

Guidelines for clinical trials in osteoporosis. A position paper of the European Foundation For Osteoporosis and Bone Disease.
Kanis J, Geusens P and Christiansen C on behalf of the Working Party of the Foundation.
Osteoporosis Int 1991 1:182-188

Consensus Statements:

The need for clinical guidance in the use of calcium and vitamin D in the management of osteoporosis: a consensus report.
Boonen S, Rizzoli R, Meunier PJ, Stone M, Nuki G, Syversen U, Lehtonen-Veromaa M, Lips P, Johnell O, Reginster JY
Osteoporos Int. (2004) 15(7):511-519

Quantitative ultrasound techniques for the assessment of osteoporosis: Expert agreement on current status, the International quantitative ultrasound consensus group.
Journal of Bone & Mineral Research vol. 12, no. 8, 1997. 1280-1288.

Consensus Development Statement. Who are candidates for prevention and treatment for osteoporosis?
Osteoporosis Int (1997) 7:1-6

Consensus Development Conference: Diagnosis, prophylaxis and treatment of osteoporosis.
Am J Med 1993, 94: 646-650
Am J Med 1991; 90: 107-110

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