News related to Prolia (Denosumab) and/or conditions it is approved for
FRAME: Romosozumab Rapidly Reduces Fracture Risk in Osteoporosis
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines [2016.09.19]
Romosozumab rapidly and dramatically reduces vertebral fractures compared with placebo in FRAME, and bone-enhancing effects continue after patients are transitioned to denosumab for a further year.
Medscape Medical News
Abaloparatide benefits a wide range of postmenopausal women with osteoporosis
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2016.09.20]
A recent analysis of results from a randomized controlled clinical trial indicates that abaloparatide-SC, a novel therapy for osteoporosis, provides consistent protection against bone fractures in...
Health Tip: Osteoporosis Affects Men, Too
Source: MedicineNet Osteoporosis Specialty [2016.09.12]
Title: Health Tip: Osteoporosis Affects Men, Too
Category: Health News
Created: 9/12/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/12/2016 12:00:00 AM
Osteoporosis: Antibody crystallised
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2016.09.05]
Inhibiting a protein called Sclerostin could probably help treating the bone-loss disease osteoporosis. New findings at the University of Würzburg could stimulate this research.
Injected drug reduces risk of fracture among women with osteoporosis
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2016.08.18]
Among postmenopausal women with osteoporosis at risk of fracture, daily injection of the drug abaloparatide for 18 months significantly reduced the risk of new vertebral and nonvertebral fractures...
Injected Drug May Help Fight Osteoporosis in Women
Source: MedicineNet Osteoporosis Specialty [2016.08.17]
Title: Injected Drug May Help Fight Osteoporosis in Women
Category: Health News
Created: 8/16/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/17/2016 12:00:00 AM
What Is Osteoporosis? Treatment, Symptoms, Medication in Pictures
Source: MedicineNet Hormone Therapy Specialty [2016.07.28]
Title: What Is Osteoporosis? Treatment, Symptoms, Medication in Pictures
Created: 4/23/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Women on osteoporosis treatment should have repeat DXA screenings to assess response to treatment
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.07.19]
Nearly 1 in 5 women experienced a decrease in total hip BMD during treatment, substantially increasing their risk for fracture.
Osteoporosis: Super Foods for Your Bones
Source: MedicineNet Vitamins and Calcium Supplements Specialty [2016.06.10]
Title: Osteoporosis: Super Foods for Your Bones
Created: 2/3/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/10/2016 12:00:00 AM
Source: MedicineNet Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Specialty [2016.05.11]
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/11/2016 12:00:00 AM
Population health: Statewide study finds decreasing rates of osteoporosis treatment
Source: Compliance News From Medical News Today [2015.09.15]
A statewide study has found that from 2005 to 2012, fewer than a quarter of men and women with documentation of osteoporosis or fragility fracture, conditions for which national guidelines would...
Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty for osteoporosis related fracture
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Orthopedics
A review of how vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty are being used to treat the pain associated with vertebral compression fractures.