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EFORT and the EULAR united efforts in a combined task force to create an evidence-based collaborative recommendationon for the management of fragility fractures and the prevention of subsequent fractures. Karsten Dreinhöfer, MD, professor of orthopedics at Charité and Medical Park Humboldtmühle in Berlin and Willem Lems, MD, PhD, professor for rheumatology at University Medical Center in Amsterdam coordinated this task force. After a systematic literature review, experts including orthopedic surgeons, rheumatologists, geriatricians and epidemiologists from 14 countries derived 10 recommendations, which are briefly summarized below:NEXT ARTICLE
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