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Wrist Fracture Treatment in Bangalore


A wrist fracture is actually a fracture in one of the two bones present in the forearm close to the wrist and is a very common injury. 497 more words

Orthopedics Manipal Hospitals

MSK 8 - The bare essentials about Osteoporosis

We’ve gone through bone formation. We’re now going to build on that knowledge and go through the diagnosis and management of osteoporosis. Sit back and relax while you enjoy the Common Rounds. 25 more words


For Women, No Link Between Kidney Stones, Osteoporosis

TUESDAY, July 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Kidney or bladder stones do not increase a postmenopausal woman’s risk of osteoporosis, a new study finds.

“We know in men that if you have a kidney stone, you are more likely to have osteoporosis,” said corresponding author Dr. 286 more words

Health News

Did reports of side effects contribute to drop in bone drug use?

The Journal of Bone and Mineral Research recently published a study that examines effects of media reports on the use of oral bisphosphonates. Google trends were utilized to get data from 1996 to 2012 for the media reports; the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey and the National Inpatient Sample were used to obtain data regarding fracture outcomes in the United States. 194 more words

Disease States/Conditions

Falls prevention: Don't use the 'f-word'

Source: HOSPITAL & AGEDCARE  22 Jul 2015

By Yasmin Noone, Editor, H&A

How often do you mention the ‘f-word’ when speaking to seniors – aged care residents, physiotherapy clients and hospital patients – who have just had a fall? 452 more words

Health & Healthcare

5 things you need to know about osteoporosis

Osteoporosis a bone disease which commonly occurs in elderly. The bone becomes brittle and easily fractured.

Here are the 5 things you need to know about osteoporosis: 154 more words