Preventing fractures in elderly people

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Abstract

Preventing fractures in elderly people is a priority, especially as it has been predicted that in 20 years almost a quarter of people in Europe will be aged over 65. This article describes the factors contributing to fracture, interventions to prevent fracture, and the various treatments

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  • Orthopedics
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)89-95
JournalB M J: British Medical Journal
Volume327
Issue number7406
Publication statusPublished - 2003
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes

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