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Zoledronic acid increases bone density but does not reduce fractures in frail elderly people, study finds

A single intravenous dose of the osteoporosis drug zoledronic acid has been found to increase bone mineral density in a group of frail elderly women living in nursing homes and long term care facilities, but it did not reduce the incidence of fractures over a two year period.  
feeds.bmj.com
over 4 years ago
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Bone mineral density improved in frail elderly women treated with zoledronic acid

A single intravenous dose of the osteoporosis drug zoledronic acid improved bone mineral density in a group of frail elderly women living in nursing homes and long-term-care facilities...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Managing Pain in Frail Elders

We face barriers in the assessment, treatment and evaluation of pain in elders. Read how to overcome these barriers here.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago