[Treatment of osteoporosis--the new role of the orthopaedic surgeon].

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Fractures which are caused by falling from standing height or less are named "fragility fractures". These fractures may indicate neglected osteoporosis and will occur even more frequently in the future, due to the demographic change. This is why osteoporosis will become a challenge to our healthcare systems. For the orthopaedic surgeon treatment of… (More)

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