BoneBlast June 2015

IOF BoneBlast • June 2015

IOF responds to recent article on overdiagnosis of bone fragility

IOF has issued a statement in response to an article published in the BMJ which addresses some of the article’s key misconceptions, and particularly its main conclusion that “The dominant approach to hip fracture prevention is neither viable as a public health strategy nor cost effective”.

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IOF new partner of NCD Alliance

NCD Alliance and IOF partner upIOF is the first NGO to represent bone, muscle and joint diseases within the influential NCD Alliance. The cooperation will help IOF push for inclusion of musculoskeletal disorders on global health agendas.

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Get mapped and win: submit your FLS to Capture the Fracture

map of FLS on Capture the FractureSubmit information about your Fracture Liaison Services (FLS) to the Capture the Fracture® programme and win a free registration to WCO-IOF-ESCEO in Malaga, Spain.

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Abu Dhabi: Submit your abstract by August 14

IOF Regionals Abu Dhabi 15

Showcase your research at the 3rd Middle East & Africa Osteoporosis Meeting, the region’s key event of the year. Accepted abstracts will be published in a supplement of Osteoporosis International.

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WCO Congress Highlights: Maintenant en français; と日本語で

Congress Highlights in French and Japanese

Diaporama synthétisant les principaux résumés présentés lors du congrès WCO-IOF-ESCEO à Milan. Disponible uniquement pour les membres de l’IOF – enregistrez-vous (gratuit) si vous n’êtes pas encore membre.
 
スライドをダウンロードするには、IOFメンバーになる - それは無料です.

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Latest issue of Progress in Osteoporosis (PIO)

new PIO issue out

In this new issue of PIO, Ego Seeman provides incisive reviews of the latest articles on osteocytes, bone remodeling, treatments, sclerostin inhibition, and much more. It’s free, exclusively for IOF members.

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Save the date: Webinar on successful implementation of FLS

CTF webinarsSign up for this June 11 (9:00 am) webinar and gain valuable insights on step-by-step implementation of fracture liaison services. Speaker: Prof. Kristina Åkesson

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Apply to hold a non-sponsored workshop at the next World Congress

WCO-IOF-ESCEO Malaga 2016ESCEO and IOF welcome applications to organize one-hour non-sponsored workshops at WCO-IOF-ESCEO in Malaga. Endorsement is granted according to the likely topicality and quality of the workshop.

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