Capture the Fracture

This new initiative provides effective long-term support for FLS that were established with the help of the Capture the Fracture mentorship programme (FLS workshops and onsite trainings). Getting to Gold helps to ensure that a developed FLS can improve and sustain itself in the long run. Read more
The Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre (NOC) in Oxford is a globally renowned public orthopaedic hospital, managed by the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. The Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) at NOC is led by Assoc. Prof. Kassim Javaid, an academic rheumatologist at the University of Oxford, and the current Co-Chair of the Capture the Fracture (CTF) Steering Committee at IOF. Read more
Led by Dr. Joon-Kiong Lee, the Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) at this private hospital was initiated in April 2017. This FLS from Selangor, Malaysia, first joined Capture the Fracture in September 2017. As of August 2019, after a reevaluation, it is recognized as a Silver star FLS nationally and internationally. Read more
Más de 60 representantes de las 13 regiones sanitarias del estado de Jalisco se dieron cita el pasado 27 de abril para participar del taller FLS Mentorship Program Workshop en la ciudad de Guadalajara. Los representantes pertenecientes a un FLS en curso se reunieron con el objetivo de obtener herramientas para mejorar su experiencia y resultados. Los contenidos del taller incluyeron temas como... Read more
The Asia Pacific Bone Academy meeting which took place in Tokyo, Japan from August 3 to 4, 2019, was attended by approximately 300 osteoporosis experts from the region, including orthopaedic surgeons, endocrinologists, rheumatologists, geriatricians and gynaecologists. Among the key topics discussed during the meeting were strategies to improve the identification and management of patients at... Read more
On May 22, 2019 an educational workshop on the organization of the Fracture Liaison Services (FLS) was held in Moscow. The event, which encouraged interactive discussion, was organized with the aim of teaching doctors and health care organizers the basic principles and approaches to the implementation of these services. Read more
Congratulations to Niigata Rehabilitation Hospital's FLS for achieving a gold! This hospital joined Capture the Fracture in May 2016 for the first time, and was awarded a silver for its services to prevent secondary fractures. Read more
More than 60 representatives from the 13 health regions of the state of Jalisco gathered on April 27th to participate in the FLS workshop in the city of Guadalajara, Mexico. Representatives from existing FLS met with each other on this occasion to share best practices and improve their FLS services and patient experience.The content of the workshop covered topics such as patient monitoring,... Read more
Ver en español The following Fracture Liaison Services (FLS) from Latin America have been recognized on the Capture the Fracture® Global Map of Best Practice for their achievements.  Congratulations! Read more
Las siguientes FLS de América Latina han sido reconocidas en el Mapa Global de Mejores Prácticas de la iniciativa Capture The Fracture por sus logros en la prevención secundaria de fracturas ¡Felicitaciones! Read more

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