Fracture

Tool predicts fracture risk

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A new tool has shown promise in predicting fracture risk among long-term care residents.

New tool finds 15 connections to increased fractures in SNF residents

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A new risk assessment has shown promise in predicting fracture risk among institutionalized long-term care residents, according to new research published Thursday.

Vitamin D supplementation at high doses is effective in preventing fractures in the elderly, analysis shows

Daily vitamin D supplementation is effective in preventing fractures in the elderly, but only if taken in higher doses, a new study finds.