IOF News

May 23, 2018
A large survey by the Italian Society of Rheumatology reveals the need for more public awareness about rheumatologic diseases in the country.
May 15, 2018
In seniors with osteoporosis, dietary protein intake above currently recommended levels may help to reduce bone loss and fracture risk, especially at the hip, provided calcium intakes are adequate.
May 15, 2018
La ingesta de proteínas alimentaria por encima de los niveles actualmente recomendados para las personas mayores con osteoporosis puede ayudar a reducir la pérdida ósea y el riesgo de fracturas, especialmente en la cadera, si es acompañada por una adecuada ingesta de calcio.
May 11, 2018
May is National Osteoporosis Month in the USA, and NOF has introduced several new resources to inform and encourage the public to take action for bone health and fracture prevention.
May 9, 2018
A new collaborative initiative led by IOF Latin America will train caregivers, elderly-care assistants and other related professionals on strategies to prevent osteoporosis-related fractures as well as providing educational sessions for seniors.
May 9, 2018
IOF Latin America y la Secretaría de Integración Social para Personas Mayores de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires comenzaron un ciclo de encuentros con el objetivo de difundir estrategias para prevenir fracturas por fragilidad a través de Charlas de Concientización para Adultos Mayores y Jornadas de Capacitación para asistentes gerontológicos, cuidadores y profesionales de la salud.
May 7, 2018
Our May 17, 2018 webinar will review the indicators your Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) can use to measure its quality at the patient level, and to help drive quality improvement.
April 24, 2018
Outstanding reviews by leading experts in osteoimmunology provide new insights and point to future directions in one of the most rapidly evolving areas of research within the bone field.
April 22, 2018
The prestigious award is granted in recognition of a researcher’s early achievements and promising future as an investigator in the field of musculoskeletal research.
April 22, 2018
Scholarship awarded to Otilia Rogoveanu, lead author of a study which found that chronic excessive alcohol consumption increases the risk of developing secondary osteoporosis in young men.