Osteoporosis and fragility fractures: A practical approach
Eisman, J. A.
Osteoporosis and fragility fractures: A practical approach.
Medicine Today, 15 (11), 18-27.
In patients with established osteoporosis or a fragility fracture, lifestyle measures such as exercise, supplements and falls risk reduction have not been shown to prevent further fractures. Specific pharmacological treatments can reduce the risk of fractures and may prolong survival.
osteoporosis, fragility fractures, prevention, treatment, hormonal therapies, antiresorptive agents, anabolic therapies