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Who is more at risk of osteoporosis? What are the treatments? How can you calculate a risk of fracture? Kate Bell presents this comprehensive and thorough overview of osteoporosis and why this condition is so costly in Australia.


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Kate Bell

Kate has worked in a major tertiary hospital in Queensland since 2007. Her work has centred on general orthopaedic nursing including trauma, aged care and making the link between low trauma fracture and osteoporosis. Kate's qualifications include a Masters of Nurse Practitioner Studies (special interest in Osteoporosis) and Graduate Certificate in Nursing (Ageing and Dementia Studies). Kate is passionate about sharing information and improving the identification and treatment of osteoporosis in ageing adults. See Educator Profile


16 Total Rating(s)
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Jenny Ellis
14 Jun 2019

Excellent resource.So relevant and easy to follow.Great presentation

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Renata Wissmann
29 May 2019

excellent presentation

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Soban Thomas
15 May 2019

It is good resource, I will recommend to everyone.

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Rachel Delahenty
13 May 2019

Very informative as I have always been interested in Orthopaedics.

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Hae Jin Hwang
06 May 2019


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Joy Miller
30 Apr 2019

The format and content of this educational unit was of a very high standard. The information was given clearly.

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Carey-Ann Sym
22 Apr 2019


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Samantha Searle
20 Apr 2019

I found it to be very informative.

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jennifer hutchinson
14 Apr 2019

Very informative .

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Maria Lou Reyna Lupas Anides
08 Apr 2019

No bias

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Total Rating(s)  16
First Published13 September 2017
Updated13 September 2017
Expires 27 August 2019
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