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Preventing Falls and Related Fractures
Last published 12/2018
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This publication contains information about fall-related fractures and preventing fractures that result from bone loss and osteoporosis. It describes factors that lead to a fall and factors that determine whether or not a fracture will result. It provides osteoporosis prevention information and tips to reduce the likelihood of falls. There is also information on calcium and vitamin D intake.
NIH Publication No. 18-7892
Length: 9 pp.
- General public
- For medical & health professionals to share with patients
Quantity that can be ordered: up to 1 copy
This publication is in the public domain. It can be reproduced.
Size: 8 1/2 x 11
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