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Bone mineral density remeasurement

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If bone loss measured by BMD is greater than 4% at the spine or 7% at the hip after 1 year start therapy.

These figures are based upon the "least significant change" which can be detected in an individual at the spine or hip - Grade B.

Otherwise BMD measurements should be repeated at 1-3 years depending on the results of BMD assessment. - Grade C.

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