Fracture

Fracture Risk in Children Predicted by New Bone Density Assessment

Fracture Risk in Children Predicted by New Bone Density Assessment

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A new biomechanical bone assessment evaluates fracture risk in children at least as effectively as femoral and total body bone mineral density.

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

Updated Guideline for Palliative Radiotherapy for Bone Metastases

Updated Guideline for Palliative Radiotherapy for Bone Metastases

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A guideline update from the American Society for Radiation Oncology continues to support the efficacy and safety of palliative radiation therapy for bone metastases.

Wound Irrigation Pressure Doesn't Affect Outcome in Patients With Open Fracture

Wound Irrigation Pressure Doesn't Affect Outcome in Patients With Open Fracture

For patients with open fracture, reoperation rate higher with use of castile soap than with saline.

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