Secondary fracture prevention needs to happen in the country too: The first two and a half years of the Coffs Fracture Prevention Clinic.

@article{Fraser2017SecondaryFP,
  title={Secondary fracture prevention needs to happen in the country too: The first two and a half years of the Coffs Fracture Prevention Clinic.},
  author={Sandy Fraser and Peter K K Wong},
  journal={The Australian journal of rural health},
  year={2017},
  volume={25 1},
  pages={28-33}
}
OBJECTIVE To report the initial two and a half years' experience of one of the first Fracture Liaison Services in regional Australia. DESIGN Case study. SETTING Hospital Clinic, mid-north coast NSW. PARTICIPANTS Patients aged ≥50 years with a fragility fracture identified at Coffs Harbour Health Campus July 2012 to December 2014. INTERVENTION Patients were identified by a Fracture Liaison Coordinator (FLC) and seen in Fracture Prevention Clinic (FPC) by a rheumatologist. Patients… CONTINUE READING

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