AN OVERVIEW OF OSTEOPOROSIS AND HEATH PROMOTIONAL STRATEGIES FOR COMMUNITY BASED OSTEOPOROSIS PREVENTION IN MALAYSIA

@inproceedings{Amin2017ANOO,
  title={AN OVERVIEW OF OSTEOPOROSIS AND HEATH PROMOTIONAL STRATEGIES FOR COMMUNITY BASED OSTEOPOROSIS PREVENTION IN MALAYSIA},
  author={Samia Amin and Hejar Abdul Rahman and Ismail Suriani and Emilia Zainal Abidin},
  year={2017}
}
ABSTRACT Osteoporosis is a global health problem which affects financial resources for prevention and treatment. It is generally a silent disease, undiagnosed until what would otherwise be a minor trauma from a fall causing a fracture, most commonly occurs at the hip, spine or wrist. It not only causes increase economic burden but also leads to social, physical and psychological consequences which expected to affect more people worldwide by 2050. It is no longer confined to the growing older… CONTINUE READING