For the first time, a comprehensive picture of antimicrobial use and resistance in Australia is now available in one report – AURA 2016: First Australian report on antimicrobial use and resistance in human health, released by the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.
Osteoporosis may affect a large proportion of aged care residents. Find out more about management of this condition in aged care.
Osteoporosis has a greater impact on mortality in men than women, but treatment uptake in men is low. Risk of osteoporosis in men is increased by hypogonadism, alcohol consumption and long-term corticosteroid use.