Osteoporosis – prevention of falls

Katharina Kerschan-Schindl
Fractures often are caused by a fall. It’s mostly the elderly who fall because postural strategies change with increasing age. About 30% of the elderly – above the age of 65 – fall at least once a year. With increasing age this ratio further increases. Ninety percent of the[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]