Displaying items by tag: osteoporosis prevention and treatment clinic

Following hip fracture increases after a reduction in reimbursement rates for DXA scans led to fewer scans, a UAB physician joined other advocates and successfully lobbied to increase DXA scan reimbursements to better identify and reduce hip fractures.

UAB's osteoporosis clinic has been re-accredited by an international society.

A UAB project aims to improve outcomes in fracture treatment for older women at risk for osteoporosis.