Bone health update

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In this episode:

  • Know your patient’s BMD; FRAX fracture risk calculator helps to refine risk
  • Exclude disease states that can impact on the skeleton
  • Lifestyle, appropriate supplementation and if pharmacological treatment is needed, they are all effective
  • We may stop bisphosphonate therapy after seven years and monitor the BMD. A new agent Romosozumab will soon be available


Host: Dr David Lim, GP and Medical Educator

Total time: 57 mins

Guest: Dr Richard Prince, Consultant Endocrinologist


Last Updated: 5 Jul, 2021

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