IOF News

August 29, 2018
Capture the Fracture® warmly welcomes the Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) at Philippine General Hospital of the University of Philippines to its global network.
August 15, 2018
algorithm management of fracture risk in osteoporosis
An expert review by the IOF Bone and Diabetes Working Group outlines key research and provides valuable insights and clinical guidance for the diagnosis and treatment of bone fragility in diabetes.
July 24, 2018
The Asia Pacific Regional Fragility Fracture Summit, held in Singapore on May 27, 2018, united all key regional societies comprising clinicians who care for fracture patients. IOF showed its commitment to the establishment of a Regional Fragility Fracture Alliance that will focus on three key areas: improving acute care, the rehabilitation of fragility fracture patients, and secondary fracture prevention.
July 23, 2018
The prevention and management of osteoporosis in daily practice will be the focus of a one-day seminar hosted by the Palestinian Osteoporosis Prevention Society (POPS).
July 20, 2018
On the rise! See the newly announced 2017 citation impact factors for Osteoporosis International, Calcified Tissue International and Archives of Osteoporosis.
July 17, 2018
ACOMM reunió un grupo multidisciplinario con el fin de revisar las guías nacionales de manejo de la osteoporosis posmenopáusica. El documento fue publicado en Colombia a finales de Abril de 2018.
June 27, 2018
hipgen website
New website will be an important resource platform for HIPGEN, a multicenter trial which aims to develop the first regenerative therapy to improve recovery following a surgically treated hip fracture.
June 14, 2018
Just published! ‘Osteoporosis - A Lifecourse Epidemiology Approach to Skeletal Health’, a 14-chapter book edited by Nicholas Harvey and Cyrus Cooper.
June 13, 2018
To raise awareness of osteoporosis and its prevention as a public health issue, volunteers from the Patient Society OSTEORUS and representatives of the Russian Association on Osteoporosis (RAOP) participated in the prestigious Forum’s interactive events.
June 11, 2018
osteoporosis international, scientific peer-reviewed journal
Position Statement finds that American College of Physicians guidelines are outdated, due in part to the endorsement of treatment based on T-scores rather than fracture risk assessment, and failure to adequately consider anabolic therapies.