Hip fractures are a major public health concern, leading to several complications in patients.1 Use this interactive tool to visualize the incidence, pharmacological treatment rates, and projections of hip fracture worldwide.
This interactive heat map shows the distribution in the US of fragility fractures in postmenopausal women aged ≥ 66 at a state, county, or ZIP code level.* The tool also reports the distribution of patients who received a clinical diagnosis of osteoporosis, the distribution of patients who received osteoporosis treatment, and the occurrence of subsequent osteoporosis-related fractures.
*Retrospective analysis of 100% Fee-for-Service Medicare beneficiaries' data. †2006 new cases, women all ages. ‡2005 annual incident all ages.
1. Camacho PM, et al. Endocr Pract. 2020;26(suppl 1):1-46. 2. Watts N, et al. Endocr Pract. 2010;16(suppl 3):1-37.
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