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Lecture Overview

Did you know that 1 in 5 post-menopausal women who sustain a vertebral fracture will suffer another within 1 year? Unfortunately, this is not the only alarming statistic regarding osteoporotic fractures. Fortunately, however, Kate Bell has some answers to how we can reduce the high rates of recurrence in individuals with OP. Learn what they are in this lecture...


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Kate Bell

Kate has worked in a major tertiary hospital in Queensland since 2007. Her work has centred on general orthopaedic nursing including trauma, aged care and making the link between low trauma fracture and osteoporosis. Kate's qualifications include a Masters of Nurse Practitioner Studies (special interest in Osteoporosis) and Graduate Certificate in Nursing (Ageing and Dementia Studies). Kate is passionate about sharing information and improving the identification and treatment of osteoporosis in ageing adults. See Educator Profile


11 Total Rating(s)
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Jenny Ellis
14 Jun 2019

Great especially when done in conjunction with other VLA by same presenter.Relevant,well explained and interesting

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Lo-Fan Wang
11 Jun 2019


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Kostova Milena
17 May 2019

really good

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Jennylyn Calacsan
06 Feb 2019

The lecturer has clearly excellent information and experience about fractures. Very good and detailed lecture!

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Jennifer Francis
19 Apr 2018

Excellent information, very educational

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Jenna He
01 Apr 2018

It is informative

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Susan Parkes
10 Oct 2017

Easy lecture to follow. Interesting information which I never knew about OP and fractures.

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Janice Belskyj
05 Oct 2017

Collaboration between professionals and advocating for residents is essential

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Julieanne hart
26 Sep 2017

Informative for RN's, encouraged collaboration between health professionals

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Total Rating(s)  11
First Published24 September 2017
Updated24 September 2017
Expires 27 August 2019
Women's Health
Bone and Mineral Disorders
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