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
    • Executive Director, Osteoporosis & Arthritis Research Group, Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Cyrus Cooper
    • University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
  • Gyula Poor
    • National Institute of Rheumatology, Budapest, Hungary
  • Ian Reid
    • University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
  • George Ehrlich
    • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • J. Kanis
    • Centre for Metabolic Bone Diseases, Sheffield, UK
  • B. E. Christopher Nordin
    • Institute of Medical and Veterinary Science, Adelaide, Australia
  • Elizabeth Barrett-Connor
    • University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
  • Dennis Black
    • University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
  • J.-P. Bonjour
    • Department of Internal Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland
  • Bess Dawson-Hughes
    • USDA Human Research Center, Tufts University, Boston
  • Pierre D. Delmas
    • Ho^pital Edouard Herriot, Lyon, France
  • J. Dequeker
    • President, International League of Associations for Rheumatology (ILAR), Rheumatology Unit, University Hospital, Pellenberg, Belgium
  • Sergio Ragi Eis
    • Centro de Diagnostico e Pesquisa da Osteoporse do Espirito Santo, Vitoria, Brazil
  • Carlo Gennari
    • Instituto di Clinica Medica, Universita di Siena, Nuovo Policlinico “Le Scotte”, Siena, Italy
  • Olaf Johnell
    • Malmo¨ University Hospital, Malmo¨, Sweden
  • C. Conrad Johnston Jr
    • Indiana University, School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • Edith M. C. Lau
    • Department of Community and Family Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Uri A. Liberman
    • Ravin Medical Center, Petah Tivka, Israel
  • Robert Lindsay
    • Helen Hayes Hospital, West Haverstraw, NY, USA
  • Thomas John Martin
    • St Vincent”s Institute of Medical Research, Melbourne, Australia
  • Basel Masri
    • Jordan Osteoporosis Center, Amman, Jordan
  • Carlos A. Mautalen
    • Hospital de Clinicas, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Pierre J. Meunier
    • Ho^pital Edouard Herriot, Lyon, France
  • Paul D. Miller
    • Colorado Center for Bone Research, Lakewood, CO, USA
  • Ambrish Mithal
    • Medical Endocrinology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate, Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
  • Hirotoshi Morii
    • Second Department of Internal Medicine, Osaka City University, Osaka, Japan
  • Socrates Papapoulos
    • Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Anthony Woolf
    • Rheumatology Unit, Royal Cornwall Hospital; Truro, England
  • Wei Yu
    • Department of Radiology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing, China
  • Nikolai Khaltaev
    • World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
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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