Healthcare sector news
New osteoporosis medication romosozumab approved in the US
The new osteoporosis medication romosozumab has been approved for use in the US by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week.
Healthcare commissioners urged to implement services that prevent broken bones
More than 50,000 life-altering broken bones could be avoided if preventative services were made available more widely, according to a new report from the Royal College of Physicians (RCP).
Follow us at the IOF World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases
A team from the Royal Osteoporosis Society has headed to Paris to present at the International Osteoporosis Foundation’s World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases.
Have your say: Effective Secondary Prevention of Fragility Fractures: Clinical Standards for Fracture Liaison Services
The Royal Osteoporosis Society has updated guidance on best practice for Fracture Liaison Services (FLSs). Whether you’re a health professional or a member of the public, we’d love to hear your comments on the draft.
New exercise information and resources for patients with or at risk of osteoporosis
Following the launch of Strong, Steady and Straight: an expert consensus statement on physical activity and exercise for osteoporosis, a series of instructional exercise videos and fact sheets is now available for your patients.