The management of osteoporosis after fragility fracture: The orthopaedic perspective

Jonathan Morris, Alexa J. Karkenny, Jose B. Toro

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Abstract

" The greatest risk factor for fragility fracture is a previous fragility fracture. " During post-fracture follow-up, the orthopaedic surgeon has an opportunity to intervene in the management of osteoporosis. " A novel algorithm for interpreting laboratory values and starting antiresorptive and bone-stimulating agents is presented. .

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalJBJS reviews
Volume5
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 2017
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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