SAN FRANCISCO – A graphic-based framework tool helps track best-and worst-case scenarios for elderly patients in the...
Twelve months of the probiotics treatment prevented bone mineral density loss in the lumbar spine when compared with placebo.
Evaluating a Veterans Affairs Home-Based Primary Care Population for Patients at High Risk of Osteoporosis
A retrospective chart review of patients in a home-based primary care program suggests that patients who are at high risk for...
Severe hypoglycemia, poor glycemic control fuel fracture risk in older patients with type 2 diabetes
The association between severe hypoglycemia, poor glycemic control, and fracture risk seems to be stronger in men than in postmenopausal women.
Even the current modestly effective flu vaccines have significant benefit, protecting U.S. populations from serious disease and death.
This 74-year-old woman doesn’t see why her rapid heart rate warrants all the workup—particularly if it means missing a meal. What will an ECG...
ORLANDO – Older women and minorities continue to bear the brunt of the burden of fragility fractures in the United States.
GRECC Connect: Geriatrics Telehealth to Empower Health Care Providers and Improve Management of Older Veterans in Rural Communities
A telehealth program supports meaningful partnerships between urban geriatric specialists and rural health care providers to facilitate increased...
ORLANDO – The effects occurred as early as month 6 and were sustained beyond 12 months after the transition to alendronate.
ORLANDO – Daily use for 2 years did not affect areal BMD in the whole body, femoral neck, total hip, or spine, or...