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Location of broken bone in older people can have major impact on long-term health outcomes

Location of broken bone in older people can have major impact on long-term health outcomes

IOF-FFN agreement sets framework for greater collaborative efforts worldwide

IOF-FFN agreement sets framework for greater collaborative efforts worldwide

FLS care effective for patients with fragility fractures

FLS care effective for patients with fragility fractures

Acid reflux drugs may lead to increased risk of fractures in children

Acid reflux drugs may lead to increased risk of fractures in children

Vitamin D increases chances of regaining mobility after hip fracture

Vitamin D increases chances of regaining mobility after hip fracture

UK to fast track medical students to join COVID-19 fight

UK to fast track medical students to join COVID-19 fight

Back pain can be linked to humans' evolutionary past and vertebral shape

Back pain can be linked to humans' evolutionary past and vertebral shape

Study:  Weight loss surgery linked to increased risk of bone fractures

Study: Weight loss surgery linked to increased risk of bone fractures

Alcohol Consumption Weakens Bones of People Living with HIV

Alcohol Consumption Weakens Bones of People Living with HIV

New step-by-step framework to assist providers treating older patients with chronic pain

New step-by-step framework to assist providers treating older patients with chronic pain

Implementation of fracture liaison services reduces recurrent fracture risk

Implementation of fracture liaison services reduces recurrent fracture risk

A promising new oral therapy to speed up healing of broken bones

A promising new oral therapy to speed up healing of broken bones

Novel injectable drug for faster healing of broken bones moves closer to clinical trials

Novel injectable drug for faster healing of broken bones moves closer to clinical trials

Shape-shifting cells rush to repair the defect after bone injury

Shape-shifting cells rush to repair the defect after bone injury

Length of stay, recovery rate associated with functional outcomes after hip fracture surgery

Length of stay, recovery rate associated with functional outcomes after hip fracture surgery

Researchers evaluate the success of surgical stabilization of rib fractures

Researchers evaluate the success of surgical stabilization of rib fractures

UVA Health proposal to reduce hospital readmissions selected for national AI competition

UVA Health proposal to reduce hospital readmissions selected for national AI competition

Review reveals evidence behind alternative immobilization methods for pediatric patients

Review reveals evidence behind alternative immobilization methods for pediatric patients

History of falls can predict fracture risk in postmenopausal women

History of falls can predict fracture risk in postmenopausal women

Study provides comparable estimates of road-injury-related mortality across different countries

Study provides comparable estimates of road-injury-related mortality across different countries