All older adults over the age of 65 and those under the age of 65 with three or more of the following risk factors should be screened for osteoporosis.
|Advanced age|| Tobacco use|
|Female|| Decreased Calcium and Vitamin D intake|
|White or Asian race|| BMI <21|
|Low bone mass|| Estrogen deficiency|
|Family history|| Use of glucocorticoids|
|History of previous fractures|