Osteoporosis

 
Vegetarian Diet May Up Risk for Hip Fracture in Women
August 23, 2022

Among more than 26 000 women, a vegetarian diet was associated with a 33% greater risk of hip fracture vs diets that included fish or meat.

Guideline-directed Osteoporosis Treatment Found in Decline
March 19, 2021

ENDO 2021: Fewer than 1-in-10 older adults with a hip fracture had been prescribed bone-directed treatment in the 6 months prior to the incident, according to research on trends in treatment.

Osteoporosis Rx Poor Within 6 Months of Hip Fracture
July 25, 2018

A new study found that post-hip fracture, less than 5% of elderly patients were started on osteoporosis medication despite high risk for recurrent fracture.