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Osteoporosis: A practical guide to managing a potential epidemic

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Osteoporosis is an increasingly common condition, with decreased bone strength leading to increased risk of fracture. Fragility fractures lead to increased morbidity and mortality, and considerable socioeconomic costs. Identification of patients with osteoporosis can be improved with new fracture risk assessment tools, so that the effective treatments now available can be targeted at those likely to benefit.

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