FIGURE 6-1 Age- and sex-specific incidence rates for various fractures among Rochester, Minnesota, residents. Source: L. J. Melton III and S. R. Cummings, ''Heterogeneity of Age-related Fractures: Implication for Epidemiology," Bone and Mineral, Vol. 2, pp. 321-331, 1987. Elsevier Science Publishers, used with permission.



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