Accepted for Publication: December 19, 2013.
Published Online: June 9, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2014.2266.
Study concept and design: D. S. H. Lee, Markwardt, Goeres, C. G. Lee, Eckstrom, Williams, Orwoll, Stefanick, Nielson.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: D. S. H. Lee, Markwardt, C. G. Lee, Eckstrom, Williams, Fu, Orwoll, Cawthon, Stefanick, Mackey, Bauer, Nielson.
Drafting of the manuscript: D. S. H. Lee, Markwardt, Nielson.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Goeres, C. G. Lee, Eckstrom, Williams, Fu, Orwoll, Cawthon, Stefanick, Mackey, Bauer, Nielson.
Statistical analysis: Markwardt, Fu, Nielson.
Obtained funding: D. S. H. Lee, Orwoll, Cawthon, Stefanick.
Administrative, technical, or material support: D. S. H. Lee, Markwardt, Goeres, C. G. Lee, Eckstrom, Orwoll, Cawthon, Stefanick, Mackey, Bauer.
Study supervision: D. S. H. Lee, Williams, Fu, Nielson.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.
Funding/Support: The Osteoporotic Fractures in Men Study is supported by National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding; the following institutes provide support: the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS), the National Institute on Aging (NIA), the National Center for Research Resources (NCRR), and NIH Roadmap for Medical Research under the following grant numbers: U01 AR45580, U01 AR45614, U01 AR45632, U01 AR45647, U01 AR45654, U01 AR45583, U01 AG18197, U01 AG027810, and UL1 RR024140. This analysis was funded by a grant from the Medical Research Foundation of Oregon.
Role of the Sponsors: The NIH and the Medical Research Foundation of Oregon had no role in the design and conduct of the study; the collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; the preparation, review or approval of the manuscript; or the decision to submit the manuscript for publication.
Previous Presentation: This study was presented, in part, at the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists 2013 Annual Meeting; November 21, 2013; Seattle, Washington.
Additional Contributions: We thank Angie Mettie, BS (Oregon State University/Oregon Health and Science University College of Pharmacy), for her suggested edits to this manuscript and the participants of the Osteoporotic Fractures in Men Study, without whom this research would not be possible.