Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis

Find reliable independent health and treatment information about osteoporosis written by Australian experts. This includes resources for consumers and health professionals.

About osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a condition where bones become weak and fragile, increasing the chances of fractures. The condition affects over 1 million Australian men and women.

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For health professionals  

Fewer than 20% of patients presenting with minimal trauma fractures are investigated or treated for osteoporosis. Of those taking osteoporosis medicines, about 40% have poor adherence that reduces clinical benefit.

Find out which patients have a high risk of minimal trauma fractures and how to target investigation and treatment of osteoporosis in these patients.

This hub provides information and resources to support effective management of osteoporosis.

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