Despite progress in scientific research and available treatments and diagnostic tools, osteoporosis remains a global health problem with potentially devastating consequences for patients and significant costs for health care systems.
Ghent University prepared a report that presents for the first time the strongest voice in the mission to increase awareness of osteoporosis and to advocate for proper diagnosis and treatment to prevent future fractures – the patients’ voice.
Patients of both sexes and all ages, representing 14 countries worldwide, have shared their powerful experiences and perspectives reinforcing the need for early screening, intervention and appropriate post-fracture care.
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Download the report.