Read these top five downloaded papers in key IOF journals

We invite you to download and share 2016’s top five most popular papers in the IOF journals 'Osteoporosis International' and 'Archives of Osteoporosis'.

IOF’s publication portfolio includes several of the leading journals in the bone and muscle field. Last year the following papers were the top five downloaded* in each journal. The papers are freely accessible.

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Five most downloaded papers in 2016 in Osteoporosis International

The National Osteoporosis Foundation's position statement on peak bone mass development and lifestyle factors: a systematic review and implementation recommendations
Weaver CM, Gordon CM, Janz KF, et al.  Osteoporos Int. 2016; 27: 1281-386.

Health risks and benefits from calcium and vitamin D supplementation: Women's Health Initiative clinical trial and cohort study 
Prentice RL, Pettinger MB, Jackson RD, et al. Osteoporos Int. 2013 Feb;24(2):567-80.

Balance training program is highly effective in improving functional status and reducing the risk of falls in elderly women with osteoporosis: a randomized controlled trial 
Madureira MM1, Takayama L, Gallinaro AL, et al. Osteoporos Int. 2007 Apr;18(4):419-25.

The effect of 8 or 5 years of denosumab treatment in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis: results from the FREEDOM Extension study
Papapoulos S, Lippuner K, Roux C, et al. Osteoporos Int. 2015 Dec;26(12):2773-83.

Primary hyperparathyroidism: review and recommendations on evaluation, diagnosis, and management. A Canadian and international consensus.
Khan AA, Hanley DA, Rizzoli R, et al. Osteoporos Int. 2017 Jan;28(1):1-19.

Five most downloaded papers in 2016 in Archives of Osteoporosis

High prevalence of secondary factors for bone fragility in patients with a recent fracture independently of BMD
Malgo F, Appelman-Dijkstra NM, Termaat MF, et al. Arch Osteoporos. 2016; 11:12.

Patient-reported barriers to osteoporosis therapy
Lindsay BR, Olufade T, Bauer J, et al. Arch Osteoporos. 2016; 11:19.

Bilateral non-traumatic hip fractures in a heavy smoker COPD patient on inhaled steroids
Sanel S, Sezgin G, Sarıman N, et al. Arch Osteoporos. 2016; 11:8.

Chronic widespread bodily pain is increased among individuals with history of fracture: findings from UK Biobank
Walker-Bone K, Harvey NC, Ntani G, et al. Arch Osteoporos. 2016; 11:1.

Accumulation of risk factors associated with poor bone health in older adults
Zhang J, Jameson K, Aihie Sayer A et al. Arch Osteoporos (2016) 11: 3.

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* This list excludes papers authored by editors

About Osteoporosis International

Editors in Chief: John A. Kanis, Felicia Cosman
An international multi-disciplinary journal which is a joint initiative between the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) and the National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF) of the USA, Osteoporosis International provides an interdisciplinary platform for the communication of high quality original, experimental or clinical papers on all aspects of osteoporosis and other metabolic bone diseases. It publishes studies pertaining to the diagnosis, prevention, treatment and management of osteoporosis, and the spectrum of disorders that deficiencies in bone density can produce.
ISSN: 0937-941X (print version) / ISSN: 1433-2965 (online version)

About Archives of Osteoporosis

Editors-in-Chief: J. Kanis; F. Cosman
Archives of Osteoporosis is an international multidisciplinary journal which is a joint initiative of the International Osteoporosis Foundation and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA. The journal highlights the specificities of different regions around the world concerning epidemiology, reference values for bone density and bone metabolism, as well as clinical aspects of osteoporosis and other bone diseases.
in 2016 the journal received an impressive first impact factor of 2.387, and is therefore already ranked 19th of 74 journals in the orthopaedics category and 84th of 131 journals in the endocrinology & metabolism category. To submit papers to 'Archives' go to (Osteoporosis International) and mention interest in publication in Archives of Osteoporosis cover letter. 
ISSN: 1862-3522 (Print version) 1862-3514 (Online version)