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A study published in the October 2009 issue of the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery suggests a disconnect between the way wrist-fracture patients and those with a spine or hip fracture are managed and evaluated.
Gathering data from 14 Asian countries, regions or territories, â€˜The Asian Auditâ€™ is a landmark report examining epidemiology, costs and burden in individual countries as well as collectively across the region.
BOSTON, Massachusetts and CHEADLE, England, August 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardea Technology, Inc.
Amgen's bone drug, denosumab, has been partially endorsed by an advisory committee to the U.S.
Studies suggest that a first-of-its-kind osteoporosis drug lowers the risk of bone fractures better than some existing treatments and could soon add a more expensive but easier option to the booming market.
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amgen Inc.
According to the National Osteoporosis Foundation, in the United States, about 300,000 people fracture their hip every year, and about 20 percent of these people die of their fracture within a year.
Stroke survivors have about twice the risk of breaking a hip or femur compared to those without stroke â€” and the risk is even greater for younger patients, women and those with recent strokes
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.