Short Report

Osteoporosis International

, Volume 10, Issue 4, pp 259-264

First online:

Interim Report and Recommendations of the World Health Organization Task-Force for Osteoporosis

  • Harry K. GenantAffiliated withExecutive Director, Osteoporosis & Arthritis Research Group, Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
  • , Cyrus CooperAffiliated withUniversity of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
  • , Gyula PoorAffiliated withNational Institute of Rheumatology, Budapest, Hungary
  • , Ian ReidAffiliated withUniversity of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
  • , George EhrlichAffiliated withUniversity of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • , J. KanisAffiliated withCentre for Metabolic Bone Diseases, Sheffield, UK
  • , B. E. Christopher NordinAffiliated withInstitute of Medical and Veterinary Science, Adelaide, Australia
  • , Elizabeth Barrett-ConnorAffiliated withUniversity of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
  • , Dennis BlackAffiliated withUniversity of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    • , J.-P. BonjourAffiliated withDepartment of Internal Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland
    • , Bess Dawson-HughesAffiliated withUSDA Human Research Center, Tufts University, Boston
    • , Pierre D. DelmasAffiliated withHo^pital Edouard Herriot, Lyon, France
    • , J. DequekerAffiliated withPresident, International League of Associations for Rheumatology (ILAR), Rheumatology Unit, University Hospital, Pellenberg, Belgium
    • , Sergio Ragi EisAffiliated withCentro de Diagnostico e Pesquisa da Osteoporse do Espirito Santo, Vitoria, Brazil
    • , Carlo GennariAffiliated withInstituto di Clinica Medica, Universita di Siena, Nuovo Policlinico “Le Scotte”, Siena, Italy
    • , Olaf JohnellAffiliated withMalmo¨ University Hospital, Malmo¨, Sweden
    • , C. Conrad Johnston JrAffiliated withIndiana University, School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    • , Edith M. C. LauAffiliated withDepartment of Community and Family Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    • , Uri A. LibermanAffiliated withRavin Medical Center, Petah Tivka, Israel
    • , Robert LindsayAffiliated withHelen Hayes Hospital, West Haverstraw, NY, USA
    • , Thomas John MartinAffiliated withSt Vincent”s Institute of Medical Research, Melbourne, Australia
    • , Basel MasriAffiliated withJordan Osteoporosis Center, Amman, Jordan
    • , Carlos A. MautalenAffiliated withHospital de Clinicas, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    • , Pierre J. MeunierAffiliated withHo^pital Edouard Herriot, Lyon, France
    • , Paul D. MillerAffiliated withColorado Center for Bone Research, Lakewood, CO, USA
    • , Ambrish MithalAffiliated withMedical Endocrinology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate, Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    • , Hirotoshi MoriiAffiliated withSecond Department of Internal Medicine, Osaka City University, Osaka, Japan
    • , Socrates PapapoulosAffiliated withDepartment of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    • , Anthony WoolfAffiliated withRheumatology Unit, Royal Cornwall Hospital; Truro, England
    • , Wei YuAffiliated withDepartment of Radiology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing, China
    • , Nikolai KhaltaevAffiliated withWorld Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

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