Fracture Risk

Alendronate Lowers Risk of Hip Fracture in Older Patients

Alendronate Lowers Risk of Hip Fracture in Older Patients

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Among elderly patients using medium to high doses of prednisolone, alendronate treatment was associated with a significantly lower risk of hip fracture.

Abaloparatide FDA-Approved for Fragility Fractures in Postmenopausal Women

Abaloparatide FDA-Approved for Fragility Fractures in Postmenopausal Women

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The FDA has approved abaloparatide injection for postmenopausal women with osteoporosis at an increased risk of fracture

Fracture Risk and Psychotropic Medication Use

Fracture Risk and Psychotropic Medication Use

Mental disorders and psychotropic medication use are associated with an increased risk for fracture but are not fully captured by a tool used to assess fracture risk in the general population.

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