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ea0081p546 | Calcium and Bone | ECE2022

Trabecular bone score captures low bone quality in women with normal bone mineral density or osteopenia initiating aromatase inhibitors for breast cancer

Zavatta Matteo Malagrino, Paola Altieri, Uberto Pagotto & Guido

Introduction: Hypoparathyroidism Bone Score (TBS) has been associated with fragility fractures in post-menopausal women. Estrogen-receptor positive breast cancer is usually treated with aromatase inhibitors (AIs), with international guidelines recommending initial bone density (BMD) evaluation, since this therapy is associated with high rates of fragility fractures. Each Country has different thresholds of intervention to recommend pharmacologic treatment for fracture preventi...