The American Society for Bone and Mineral Research has developed clinical recommendations for the prevention of secondary fractures for patients aged 65 years and older after an initial hip or vertebral fracture. The recommendations were published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research last month.
Total hip replacements can work miracles in patients, but the technology behind the surgery is not indestructible. Learn more in this article. (©AdobeStock_Anatomy Insider)