Capture the Fracture

CTF hopes to further expand its important global messages by becoming more accessible to non-English speaking healthcare professionals through a new programme of free webinars in multiple languages. This complements the availability of the CTF Best Practice Framework in nine languages (and with many more languages in the pipeline!). Read more
The Orthogeriatric Unit of the University Hospital Infanta Sofia has received gold star recognition from IOF’s Capture the Fracture® programme. It is the first clinic within the Community of Madrid to receive the rating, joining the other two Spanish hospitals that have so far. This recognition supports the superb work done by this unit that meets best practice standards for secondary fracture... Read more
Capture the Fracture rating system
If your healthcare facility runs an FLS, then you should ensure that your important work is recognized by the Capture the Fracture® (CTF) Best Practice Recognition Programme. We invite all Fracture Liaison Services (FLS) who have not yet joined the CTF programme to complete our new, more comprehensive and user-friendly questionnaire.  Read more
Hip fractures can be devastating for sufferers with over 50% losing their ability to live independently, many going into long-term care and 25% suffering an early death. This problem is likely to increase rapidly as New Zealand’s 1 million baby boomers age. Read more
Reserve the date for the next Capture the Fracture® webinar ‘Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) champions: Global success stories’  About the webinar Date: November 19, 2015Time: 09:00 CETDuration: 1 hourCost: free of charge Read more
Capture the Fracture rating system
This month, the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) Capture the Fracture® programme has awarded GOLD star recognition to the Newcastle Hospitals Trust Fracture Liaison Service (FLS). Read more
With the burden of fragility fractures rising worldwide, strategies to identify and treat those at highest risk are of increasing importance. That’s why clinics and hospitals around the world are now launching new, or improving existing, Fracture Liaison Services (FLS), the most cost-effective model for preventing secondary osteoporotic fractures. Read more
Capture the Fracture rating system
Las Unidades de Coordinación de Fracturas (UCF) de todo el mundo ahora pueden evaluar sus estándares de practica  para la certificación de oro, plata o bronce otorgada por la campaña Capture the Fracture® de la International Osteoporosis Fundation, Read more
A new review by the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) has confirmed the success of the Capture the Fracture® Best Practice Framework as a single set of quality standards which can be used effectively to benchmark Fracture Liaison Services within a variety of health-care systems worldwide. Read more
IOF’s Capture the Fracture® programme recognizes excellence in the implementation of fracture liaison services by hospitals and clinics worldwide. Read more

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