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Older patients with low physical function and lower lean body mass may be at risk for greater decline in tibia bone properties during the first year after hip fracture

Low Physical Function May Up Bone Loss After Hip Fracture

Lower lean body mass also tied to greater bone loss in older adults after hip fracture surgery

June 2020 Briefing – Orthopedics

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Orthopedics for June 2020. This roundup includes the latest...
For women with premature ovarian insufficiency

Contraceptives Beneficial for Premature Ovarian Insufficiency

Combined oral contraceptives linked to improvement in bone mass, similar to that with high-dose HT

May 2020 Briefing – Orthopedics

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Orthopedics for May 2020. This roundup includes the latest...

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

The 2020 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Virtual Education Experience The originally scheduled annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons was...
At two years after the end of the elective orthopedic surgery deferment related to the COVID-19 pandemic

Deferment of Elective Surgeries Due to COVID-19 Will Have Lasting Impact

Cumulative backlog includes more than 1 million surgeries at two years after end of elective surgery deferment
The bone health of adults older than 40 years of age is declining for individuals both with normal glucose regulation and prediabetes

Bone Health Declining in U.S. Adults With and Without Prediabetes

Decline in bone mineral density particularly significant for men younger than 60 years
Organic nitrates do not have clinically relevant effects on bone mineral density or bone turnover in postmenopausal women

Organic Nitrates May Not Aid Bone Health in Postmenopausal Women

Additionally, organic nitrates are poorly tolerated with headaches as the major complaint

April 2020 Briefing – Orthopedics

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Orthopedics for April 2020. This roundup includes the latest...
Greater alcohol consumption is associated with lower serum levels of bone formation markers among patients living with HIV and substance use disorder

Higher Alcohol Intake May Harm Bone Health in HIV Patients

Alcohol intake tied to levels of bone turnover markers in patients with HIV and substance use disorder