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Experts explain what happens after hip fracture in older adults

Experts explain what happens after hip fracture in older adults

Adequate consumption of milk and dairy products can help prevent chronic diseases

Adequate consumption of milk and dairy products can help prevent chronic diseases

UMN research evaluates impact of multimorbidity on hip fracture probability in older women

UMN research evaluates impact of multimorbidity on hip fracture probability in older women

High postural sway increases postmenopausal women’s fracture risk

High postural sway increases postmenopausal women’s fracture risk

Study finds different amounts of physical therapy for stroke patients

Study finds different amounts of physical therapy for stroke patients

Thiazide use linked with reduced risk of low energy fractures in people with Alzheimer's

Thiazide use linked with reduced risk of low energy fractures in people with Alzheimer's

New series offers global evidence detailing role of surgery in the opioids crisis

New series offers global evidence detailing role of surgery in the opioids crisis

Symptomatic pharmacotherapy of elderly people should be regularly monitored

Symptomatic pharmacotherapy of elderly people should be regularly monitored

Better prediction of osteoporotic hip fractures using 3D simulation of bone densitometry

Better prediction of osteoporotic hip fractures using 3D simulation of bone densitometry

Hip fractures may serve as first sign of undiagnosed Alzheimer’s disease

Hip fractures may serve as first sign of undiagnosed Alzheimer’s disease

Age is the strong predictor of regaining independence after surgery for hip fracture

Age is the strong predictor of regaining independence after surgery for hip fracture

Global task force of bone health experts question effectiveness of spinal fusion procedures

Global task force of bone health experts question effectiveness of spinal fusion procedures

An extra meal a day cuts deaths by half in elderly with hip fractures

An extra meal a day cuts deaths by half in elderly with hip fractures

Study finds increasing risk of infections and antibiotic prescriptions after hip fracture surgery

Study finds increasing risk of infections and antibiotic prescriptions after hip fracture surgery

Study finds rise in risk of postoperative infections following hip fracture surgery

Study finds rise in risk of postoperative infections following hip fracture surgery

Many diseases increase risk of post-operative complications after hip fracture surgery

Many diseases increase risk of post-operative complications after hip fracture surgery

People with Alzheimer’s disease using strong opioids have increased risk of hip fracture

People with Alzheimer’s disease using strong opioids have increased risk of hip fracture

Concomitant use of sleeping pills and opioids found to prevalent among people with Alzheimer’s disease

Concomitant use of sleeping pills and opioids found to prevalent among people with Alzheimer’s disease

Collection of demonstration projects highlights value of patient engagement in research

Collection of demonstration projects highlights value of patient engagement in research

Medicare Advantage plans shift their financial risk to doctors

Medicare Advantage plans shift their financial risk to doctors