IOF News

April 26, 2016
Using a structured expert-opinion process, an IOF Working Group has sought consensus on the use of osteoporosis medications in patients with recent fracture and the potential role of these medications in promoting fracture healing.
April 26, 2016
senior and doctor checking ankle bandage
A través de un proceso estructurado de opinión, expertos del Grupo de Trabajo de la IOF han buscado el consenso sobre el uso de los medicamentos para la osteoporosis en pacientes con fractura reciente y el papel potencial de estos medicamentos en la consolidación de fracturas.
April 25, 2016
fracture risk ahead
Largest study to date investigating the role of TBS in populations worldwide concludes that TBS is a significant and consistent predictor of fracture risk independent of FRAX.
April 23, 2016
Opening ceremony at WCO-IOF-ESCEO 2016 in Malaga, Spain
With more than 3800 registrants and a record number of abstracts, the annual IOF and ESCEO Congress is continually setting new standards and raising the bar as the largest congress in the bone, muscle and joint field.
April 21, 2016
El 27 de abril se llevará cabo el 16º Curso IOF de Salud Ósea en Pediatría en el auditorio Raoul Fournier de la Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM).
April 17, 2016
Talented young investigators from the UK and Belgium are honoured at the World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases in Malaga, Spain.
April 17, 2016
Study results suggests that pharmacological treatment for secondary fracture prevention may be most usefully initiated immediately following a first fracture.
April 17, 2016
olof-johnell-award-2016 presented to Prof Serge Ferrari
The Award recognizes an individual who has made outstanding global contributions to the field of osteoporosis in a scientific or policy implementation area.
April 16, 2016
Dr Elias Saba (center) is awarded CNS Medal 2016
Chief Executive Director of Palestinian Osteoporosis Prevention Society (POPS) recognized for his longstanding contributions to IOF and dedicated work in the field of bone health and osteoporosis awareness.
April 16, 2016
Prof. Eugene McCloskey wins IOF Medal of Achievement
International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) recognizes UK researcher for original and outstanding achievements in the field of osteoporosis.