Osteoporosis International

, Volume 10, Issue 4, pp 259–264

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

  • Harry K. Genant
  • Cyrus Cooper
  • Gyula Poor
  • Ian Reid
  • George Ehrlich
  • J. Kanis
  • B. E. Christopher Nordin
  • Elizabeth Barrett-Connor
  • Dennis Black
  • J.-P. Bonjour
  • Bess Dawson-Hughes
  • Pierre D. Delmas
  • J. Dequeker
  • Sergio Ragi Eis
  • Carlo Gennari
  • Olaf Johnell
  • C. Conrad Johnston Jr
  • Edith M. C. Lau
  • Uri A. Liberman
  • Robert Lindsay
  • Thomas John Martin
  • Basel Masri
  • Carlos A. Mautalen
  • Pierre J. Meunier
  • Paul D. Miller
  • Ambrish Mithal
  • Hirotoshi Morii
  • Socrates Papapoulos
  • Anthony Woolf
  • Wei Yu
  • Nikolai Khaltaev
Short Report

DOI: 10.1007/s001980050224

Cite this article as:
Genant, H., Cooper, C., Poor, G. et al. Osteoporos Int (1999) 10: 259. doi:10.1007/s001980050224

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© International Osteoporosis Foundation and National Osteoporosis Foundation 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Harry K. Genant
    • 1
  • Cyrus Cooper
    • 2
  • Gyula Poor
    • 3
  • Ian Reid
    • 4
  • George Ehrlich
    • 5
  • J. Kanis
    • 6
  • B. E. Christopher Nordin
    • 7
  • Elizabeth Barrett-Connor
    • 8
  • Dennis Black
    • 9
  • J.-P. Bonjour
    • 10
  • Bess Dawson-Hughes
    • 11
  • Pierre D. Delmas
    • 12
  • J. Dequeker
    • 13
  • Sergio Ragi Eis
    • 14
  • Carlo Gennari
    • 15
  • Olaf Johnell
    • 16
  • C. Conrad Johnston Jr
    • 17
  • Edith M. C. Lau
    • 18
  • Uri A. Liberman
    • 19
  • Robert Lindsay
    • 20
  • Thomas John Martin
    • 21
  • Basel Masri
    • 22
  • Carlos A. Mautalen
    • 23
  • Pierre J. Meunier
    • 12
  • Paul D. Miller
    • 24
  • Ambrish Mithal
    • 25
  • Hirotoshi Morii
    • 26
  • Socrates Papapoulos
    • 27
  • Anthony Woolf
    • 28
  • Wei Yu
    • 29
  • Nikolai Khaltaev
    • 30
  1. 1.Executive Director, Osteoporosis & Arthritis Research Group, Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USAUS
  2. 2.University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UKGB
  3. 3.National Institute of Rheumatology, Budapest, HungaryHU
  4. 4.University of Auckland, Auckland, New ZealandNZ
  5. 5.University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USAUS
  6. 6.Centre for Metabolic Bone Diseases, Sheffield, UKGB
  7. 7.Institute of Medical and Veterinary Science, Adelaide, AustraliaAU
  8. 8.University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USAUS
  9. 9.University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USAUS
  10. 10.Department of Internal Medicine, Geneva, SwitzerlandCH
  11. 11.USDA Human Research Center, Tufts University, BostonUS
  12. 12.Ho^pital Edouard Herriot, Lyon, FranceFR
  13. 13.President, International League of Associations for Rheumatology (ILAR), Rheumatology Unit, University Hospital, Pellenberg, BelgiumBE
  14. 14.Centro de Diagnostico e Pesquisa da Osteoporse do Espirito Santo, Vitoria, BrazilBR
  15. 15.Instituto di Clinica Medica, Universita di Siena, Nuovo Policlinico “Le Scotte”, Siena, ItalyIT
  16. 16.Malmo¨ University Hospital, Malmo¨, SwedenSE
  17. 17.Indiana University, School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USAUS
  18. 18.Department of Community and Family Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong KongHK
  19. 19.Ravin Medical Center, Petah Tivka, IsraelIL
  20. 20.Helen Hayes Hospital, West Haverstraw, NY, USAUS
  21. 21.St Vincent”s Institute of Medical Research, Melbourne, AustraliaAU
  22. 22.Jordan Osteoporosis Center, Amman, JordanJO
  23. 23.Hospital de Clinicas, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, ArgentinaAR
  24. 24.Colorado Center for Bone Research, Lakewood, CO, USAUS
  25. 25.Medical Endocrinology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate, Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, IndiaIN
  26. 26.Second Department of Internal Medicine, Osaka City University, Osaka, JapanJP
  27. 27.Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The NetherlandsNL
  28. 28.Rheumatology Unit, Royal Cornwall Hospital; Truro, EnglandGB
  29. 29.Department of Radiology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing, ChinaCN
  30. 30.World Health Organization, Geneva, SwitzerlandCH