An evidence‐informed strategy to prevent osteoporosis in Australia

@article{Ebeling2013AnES,
  title={An evidence‐informed strategy to prevent osteoporosis in Australia},
  author={Peter R. Ebeling and Robin M. Daly and Deborah Anne Kerr and Michael G. Kimlin},
  journal={Medical Journal of Australia},
  year={2013},
  volume={198}
}
Free to read on journal website (may need to create free account first) Osteoporosis imposes a tremendous burden on Australia : 1.2 million Australians have osteoporosis and 6.3 million have Osteopenia. In the 2007-08 financial year, 82000 Australians suffered fragility fractures, of Which >17000 were hip fractures. In the 2000-01 financial year, direct costs were estimated at $1.9 billion per year and an additional $5.6 billion on indirect costs. Osteoporosis was designated a National Health… 
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