Strategies to reduce fractures in older people are not effectiveBMJ 2021; 375 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.n2929 (Published 06 December 2021) Cite this as: BMJ 2021;375:n2929
- Helen Saul, editor in chief,
- Deniz Gursul, research dissemination officer
- Correspondence to H Saul
This NIHR Alert is based on: Lamb S, Bruce J, Hossain A. Screening and intervention to prevent falls and fractures in older people. N Engl J Med 2020;383:19.
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