Researchers assessed the long-term safety and efficacy of denosumab in patients with mild to moderate chronic kidney disease (stages 2 and 3).
Participation in a structured exercise program may aid bone health in patients who undergo bariatric surgery.
Researchers evaluated the prevalence of pharmacologic osteoporosis prevention among nursing home residents and assessed its association with patient characteristics.
Vertebral fractures may be an easily obtained indicator of cardiorespiratory risk and COVID-19 prognosis.
Researchers determined whether balance and functional mobility predicted bone mineral density in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis and osteopenia.
There may be an association between physical activity and osteoporosis prevention among individuals aged at least 65 years.
For women who have received five years of bisphosphonate therapy, hip fracture risk does not differ with continuing treatment for an additional five years.
For adults with psoriatic diseases, the likelihood of developing bone fractures is increased.
Low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) chest scans obtained for other reasons may provide opportunistic screening for osteoporosis.
In the United States, less than one-quarter of women eligible for bone mineral density testing are screened, leaving many women at risk for fractures.