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For clinicians, Treatment To Prevent Osteoporotic Fractures: An Update provides background on osteoporosis, research findings, and the clinical bottom line for osteoporosis treatment across therapy classes. A continuing medical education activity is available for health care professionals interested in receiving education credits, and a faculty slide set is available for those who wish to share this information with clinicians, researchers, and other health professionals.
To access this review and other materials that explore the effectiveness and risks of treatment options for various conditions, visit AHRQ's Effective Health Care Program Web site at http://www.effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov.
Current as of July 2012
Internet Citation: New patient decision aid and other resources available on osteoporosis medications: Research Activities, July 2012, No. 383.
July 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/news/newsletters/research-activities/jul12/0712RA37.html
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