These Fragile Bones: An Evidence Based Approach to Osteoporosis

On Dec. 2, 2019, Dr. John Puxty provided this webinar presentation where he discussed the relevance of osteoporosis, falls and fractures in seniors; assessing individual risk of osteoporotic fracture; the consequences of osteoporotic fractures; and effective treatment and management plans to reduce risk of future fractures. A pdf of the slides presented is available for review. Click here to view the presentation slides.



Dr. John Puxty is a Geriatrician, an Associated Professor and Chair of the Division of Geriatric Medicine at Queen’s University, Director of the Centre for Studies in Aging and Health, and Chair of the Seniors Health Knowledge Network. He has a primary interest in promoting healthy aging and effective care for older adults with a research interest in aging, chronic disease, knowledge mobilization and information technology.