Osteoporosis

 

The Endocrinology Network® Osteoporosis clinical resource center is our hub for the latest in bone health and management of fracture risk. With a fracture causing significant increases in risk of mortality, management of osteoporosis represents a crucial aspect of care. This page will offer the latest information related to FDA approvals, new studies, and guideline updates pertaining to diagnosis and management of osteoporosis.

Clinicians Could be Missing the Mark When Prescribing Osteoporosis Therapies

March 19, 2021

A Mass General-led analysis of claims data indicates less than 1-in-10 patients who suffer a hip fracture were prescribed an osteoporosis treatment in the next 6 months, while also providing data on trends in prescribing practices of newer agents.