Fracture

Fracture Risk Cut With Low Level of Physical Activity

Fracture Risk Cut With Low Level of Physical Activity

Twenty minutes per day of walking or bicycling were associated with a lower rate of fracture.

Pooled Analysis Demonstrates Safety, Tolerability of Empagliflozin

Pooled Analysis Demonstrates Safety, Tolerability of Empagliflozin

A pooled analysis examined the rates of amputation and fracture in patients with type 2 diabetes prescribed empagliflozin.

Sleeping Pills and Fracture Risk: Is There A Link?

Sleeping Pills and Fracture Risk: Is There A Link?

A 2.5 times higher fracture risk was noted among elderly patients taking sleeping pills.

Fracture Risk Decreases, Bone Mineral Density Increases With Long-Term Denosumab

Fracture Risk Decreases, Bone Mineral Density Increases With Long-Term Denosumab

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Long-term denosumab increased bone mineral density in postmenopausal women.

Oral Contraceptives May Reduce Fracture Risk

Oral Contraceptives May Reduce Fracture Risk

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Women who had taken oral contraceptives for more than 5 years had the lowest risk for fracture.

Do Bone Turnover Markers Predict Vertebral Fracture Risk Post-Alendronate Discontinuation?

Do Bone Turnover Markers Predict Vertebral Fracture Risk Post-Alendronate Discontinuation?

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Study examines the predictive value for vertebral fractures of bone mineral density and bone turnover markers after a 5-year drug holiday.

Bisphosphonate Drug Holiday Increases Fracture Risk in Postmenopausal Women

Bisphosphonate Drug Holiday Increases Fracture Risk in Postmenopausal Women

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The risk of developing fracture in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis who discontinued bisphosphonate therapy was evaluated in a retrospective study.

Fracture Risk in Psoriatic Arthritis, Psoriasis Examined

Fracture Risk in Psoriatic Arthritis, Psoriasis Examined

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Patients with psoriatic arthritis or psoriasis had an increased prevalence of osteoporosis risk factors.

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