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MKSAP Quiz: Evaluation for a new-patient visit | ACP Internist ...

... Ten-year fracture risk using the Fracture Risk Assessment Tool (FRAX) is 6.9% for major osteoporotic fracture and 0.7% for hip fracture. ...

Antidepressants, antianxiety drugs frequently detected in ...

... Antidepressants, antianxiety drugs frequently detected in plasma of older adults admitted for hip fracture, study finds. Of ...

MKSAP Quiz: Evaluation for primary hyperparathyroidism ...

... Fracture Risk Assessment Tool (FRAX) score indicates a 13% risk of major osteoporotic fracture and a 1.9% risk of hip fracture over the next 10 ...

Act early to counter rise in osteoporosis | ACP Internist

... the number of women getting diagnosed with osteoporosis is going down, and the data we presented at ASBMR showed that hip fracture rates in ...

Factor frailty into preop assessment | Internal Medicine ...

... “These are the patients, the hip fracture patient or the total joint patient, they come in, they're frail, they're actually doing pretty well postoperatively ...

Repeat bone mineral density tests during osteoporosis ...

... A detectable decrease in total hip BMD was also associated with a greater hip fracture risk (P<0.001), but there was no significant difference in risk ...

Orthopedic dialogue : ACP Internist

... and avoid a trip to the operating room since she was likely within six months of death and was immobile (bedbound) even before her hip fracture. ...

QD: News Every Day--Vitamin D use questioned in general ...

... on myocardial infarction or ischemic heart disease, stroke or cerebrovascular disease, cancer, total fracture, hip fracture, and mortality. ...

Osteoporosis: What about men? : ACP Internist

... include age, body mass index, tobacco use, glucocorticoid use, alcohol use (>3 drinks per day), parental history of hip fracture, "secondary" causes ...

How often should you check your bone mineral density? : ACP ...

... A hip fracture or a vertebral fracture frequently leads to a permanent decrease in mobility, which starts an inexorable decline in health and ...

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