Osteoporosis: the fragile bone disease

Julie I Swann
  • British Journal of Healthcare Assistants, February 2012, Mark Allen Group
  • DOI: 10.12968/bjha.2012.6.2.59

The causes of osteoporosis and ways that healthcare staff can be proactive in its prevention.

What is it about?

How to prevent osteoporosis, is important; not only to enable healthcare staff to help their patients, but also to prevent this condition within their own health.

Why is it important?

Healthcare staff need to have an understanding of why osteoporosis occurs.


Mrs Julie I Swann

Bone disease can be prevented or its effects reduced,

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