Useful Links


  • The American Society for Bone & Mineral Research
  • The Society for Endocrinology 
  • Institute of Biomedical Science
  • National Osteoporosis Foundation
  • The International Society for Clinical Densitometry
  • International Osteoporosis Foundation
  • The Paget Foundation
  • The North American Menopause Society
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • International Bone and Mineral Society


  • Journal of Bone & Mineral Research
  • Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
  • Bone
  • Osteoporosis International

Educational Websites

  • Update Bone Key-osteovision
  • ASBMR Bone Curriculum website
  • Progress in Osteoporosis, an IOF resource; version 9.2


National Guideline Clearinghouse
Dietary Guidelines
Guidelines for Osteoporosis

  • International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF): Osteoporosis
  • American College of Rheumatology (ACR)
  • Lebanese Guidelines for Osteoporosis Assessment and Treatment
  • ISCD Officical Positiion
  • NIH Consensus Development Conference Statement
  • ACP-OP Guidelines
  • IOF Progress in Osteoporosis Series

Guidelines for Hormone Replacement Therapy​

  • American Society of Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR)
  • U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
  • National Guideline Clearinghouse

Hematologic Malignancies: bisphosphonates in multiple myeloma guideline
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)

Breast Cancer Guidelines: American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)​

  • Recommended Breast Cancer surveillance Guidelines
  • Clinical Practice Guidelines
  • Use of Aromatase inhibitors
  • Use of Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Role of Bisphosphonates

Guidelines for Osteonecrosis of the Jaw (ONJ)​

  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • ASBMR ONJ Task Force Report 2007 
  • International Task Force on ONJ 2015 

Guidelines on Atypical Femoral Fracture (AFF)​

  • ASBMR AFF Task Force Report  2010
  • ASBMR AFF Task Force Report 2014

​​​Middle East Africa Osteoporosis Audit

  • English
  • Arabic 

NIH consensus Development recommendations for asymptomatic hyperparathyroidism

  • ​NIH Consensus Development​


  • WHO global absolute 10 yr fracture risk FRAX
  • Breast Cancer risk using the Gail Model
  • Cardiovascular risk using the Framingham Model
  • Cardiovascular Reynold's Risk Score
  • ISCD precision calculator (to derive least significant change)