Brittle Bones - An Introduction to Osteoporosis

44m of CPD
Kate Bell
27 August 2017

Who is more at risk of osteoporosis? What are the treatments? How can you calculate a risk of fracture? Kate Bell presents this comprehensive and thorough overview of osteoporosis and why this condition is so costly in Australia.


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.


Stephen Dunk30 May 2018
very informative

Chetna Sharma25 Apr 2018
Very informative.

Kim cook10 Mar 2018
I found this to be a very knowledgable well put together. very good explaination around medication and better care options

Kim cook10 Mar 2018

Angela Connolly11 Oct 2017
A good refresher and informative with aspects I was not awsre of.

Jennifer soutar23 Sep 2017
Interesting informative lecture certainly learnt new things about this subject

dinia hipolito15 Sep 2017
very well presented.

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