In the year after initiating antidepressant therapy, a 3.5% incidence rate for hip fractures was found, compared with 1.3% in the control group....
Topics include: Short-term NSAID use • chronic liver disease & pneumonia • Antibiotic prescribing • fractures in older men • ART for younger...
The findings challenge the Choosing Wisely campaign of the American Society of Nephrology, which recommends against NSAIDs for high-risk patients...
Vitamin D supplementation does not appear to reduce the risk of falls or fracture or to improve bone mineral density.
Around one-half of women and one-third of men are likely to develop either stroke, dementia, or parkinsonism during their lifetime.
Exercise interventions reduce pain and improve function in knee/hip OA, chronic low back pain, shoulder pain, Achilles tendinopathy, and lateral...
It is estimated that national screening will avert 33 annual deaths and 48 annual cases of ventilator dependence.
These children also had a higher risk of thyroid disease and epilepsy.
A decline in the diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis has experts worried about a new epidemic of fractures. Fracture liaison services and...