Navigation Links
Summit of osteoporosis experts from CIS countries issue 5-point call for action
Date:1/9/2013

hat osteoporosis has been recognized as a priority for health care systems in CIS countries.

New epidemiological study underway:

The governments of CIS and adjacent countries do not draw enough attention to the problem. Despite evidence that fractures resulting from osteoporosis pose a major public health burden, neither epidemiological nor health-economic studies that might encourage specialists to be engaged in prevention are being carried out.

In many countries there is still a complete lack of relevant statistics. That is why the Russian Association on Osteoporosis has initiated the multinational population-based study in the countries of the region "Epidemiological study of osteoporotic fractures in Eurasia (EVA)". The goal is to obtain the data on incidence of main osteoporotic fractures.

Summit participants sign Appeal requesting action:

Given the dire state of affairs, the participants of the Summit proposed that osteoporosis be recognized as a health priority at the state level, and that treatment and prevention strategies, as well as urgent surgical treatment for patients with hip fractures, be provided. An appeal with such proposals towards the governments and health ministries of CIS countries was signed by the summit participants presenting 10 countries.

The signed document calls for the following five measures to be taken:

  • Recognize osteoporosis as a socially important disease due to high incidence, socio-economic burden and medical consequences;

  • Organize the collection of official statistics on fragility fractures, including hip fractures;

  • Increase the proportion of patients with hip fractures who can get surgical care within the first days after the trauma this will reduce the high rate of mortality and disability;

  • Provide the population with widely available DXA and modern methods of treatment of osteoporosis, free of charge for pe
    '/>"/>

Contact: L. Misteli
info@iofbonehealth.org
41-229-940-100
International Osteoporosis Foundation
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related biology news :

1. Maya Angelou Center Brings International Women’s Health Summit to Winston-Salem, NC
2. 2012 American Chestnut Summit
3. Silicon Valley Energy Summit 2012
4. Validity CTO to Present Natural ID Solutions for Improving Mobile Risk Management and User Experience at NFC Solutions Summit 2012
5. IOF Asia-Pacific Meeting presents new research and advances in osteoporosis management
6. Launch of the EU large-scale integrating project BlueGenics to combat osteoporosis
7. Register now for the key osteoporosis meeting in the Asia-Pacific region
8. Dual action polyclonal antibody may offer more effective, safer protection against osteoporosis
9. Mechanisms for a beneficial effect of moderate alcohol consumption on osteoporosis in women
10. New review outlines screening strategies for osteoporosis in young adults
11. Progress in Osteoporosis re-launched with new design, now invites commentary
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/23/2015)... 2015   MedNet Solutions , an innovative ... spectrum of clinical research, is pleased to announce ... the company,s intuitive, flexible and affordable cloud-based eClinical ... Stevie® Award by the American Business Awards ... category.  The American Business Awards are considered the ...
(Date:6/18/2015)... , June 18, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... company focused on the growing mobile commerce market announces that ... featured segment on "Money on the Mark", scheduled to air ... June 20 th . The ... be from 7:00 to 8:00pm EST. NXT-ID, Inc.,s CEO ...
(Date:6/16/2015)... QUEBEC CITY , June 16, 2015 /CNW ... announce their partnership centralized around the incorporation of ... mobile point-of-care diagnostic laboratory, the Mo-POD™. This unprecedented ... the BIO International Conference at the ... from June 15 th to ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):MedNet Solutions' iMedNet eClinical Wins Silver Stevie Award 2NXT-ID, Inc.'s CEO Gino Pereira Talks About the Wocket Smart Wallet on WABC Radio, New York City, June 20th 2NXT-ID, Inc.'s CEO Gino Pereira Talks About the Wocket Smart Wallet on WABC Radio, New York City, June 20th 3handyem and FlowMetric Diagnostics announce their partnership in the development of Flow Cytometry- Based Solutions in diagnostic capabilities 2handyem and FlowMetric Diagnostics announce their partnership in the development of Flow Cytometry- Based Solutions in diagnostic capabilities 3
... such as maintaining a healthy weight, American Society for Nutrition ... report. The article, to be published in the February issue ... written by Hill on behalf of a joint task force ... Food Information Council. "By shifting our focus to ...
... many common diseases such as diabetes and Parkinson,s could ... systems biology, according to leading scientists from across Europe. ... European Science Foundation, the scientists provide a detailed strategy ... over the coming years. Systems biology is a ...
... 2008 BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in the Climate ... to U.S. researcher Wallace S. Broecker, who more than three ... human activity. In 1975, Broecker published the article "Climate Change: ... in the journal Science , marking the first ever ...
Cached Biology News:Key to future medical breakthroughs is systems biology, say leading European scientists 2Key to future medical breakthroughs is systems biology, say leading European scientists 3Wallace S. Broecker wins the BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in Climate Change 2
(Date:7/1/2015)... Costa Mesa, CA (PRWEB) , ... July 01, 2015 , ... ... and traumatic brain injury (TBI) using single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) ... Columbia. The study, which examined over 20,000 brain scans and is believed to ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... and BANGALORE, India , July 1, ... company that uses next generation sequencing technology to empower ... A. Storrer as chief executive officer. In his ... be responsible for all strategy, business expansion and worldwide ... has served as Strand,s chairman and CEO since its ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... ... July 01, 2015 , ... A newly launched business plan contest will ... barriers to innovation in life sciences R&D. The Pistoia Alliance President’s Startup Challenge 2015 ... US$15,000 and a period of expert mentorship from a senior industry figure drawn from ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... July 1, 2015  UCB, a multinational biopharmaceutical ... global leader in designing, transforming, and running intelligent ... in recognition of their close collaboration in driving ... global business services (GBS) finance organization. ... clients that work together effectively to embrace the ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Brain Scans Can Tell Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury Apart According to New Research by Amen Clinics 2Brain Scans Can Tell Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury Apart According to New Research by Amen Clinics 3Brain Scans Can Tell Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury Apart According to New Research by Amen Clinics 4Strand Life Sciences Names Scott A. Storrer CEO as Company Continues Global Expansion with Focus on Precision Medicine Product 2Strand Life Sciences Names Scott A. Storrer CEO as Company Continues Global Expansion with Focus on Precision Medicine Product 3Pistoia Alliance Launches Startup Challenge 2Pistoia Alliance Launches Startup Challenge 3UCB and Genpact Receive Aecus Innovation Award for Success in Global Business Services 2UCB and Genpact Receive Aecus Innovation Award for Success in Global Business Services 3UCB and Genpact Receive Aecus Innovation Award for Success in Global Business Services 4UCB and Genpact Receive Aecus Innovation Award for Success in Global Business Services 5
... PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 7 Intradigm Corporation, ... therapeutics, today,announced that the company has closed the ... Management led the $2.9 million tranche, with,existing investor, ... these,funds brings the total Series B financing to ...
... News briefs concerning economic,and business growth in the Tampa Bay ... Draper Labs Acquires Manufacturing Site in Tampa Bay , ... a 41,000-square-foot building,in St. Petersburg recently where it plans to ... 16th St. N., should be completed,in March 2009. The ...
... Biosciences, Inc., a,provider of nanoproteomic analysis systems to ... next-generation protein analysis system,prototype, the Cell Biosciences CB1000, ... David Hirschberg, Ph.D., Director of the Human ... analyze oncoprotein activation in a variety of,human clinical ...
Cached Biology Technology:Intradigm Closes Final Tranche of $21.4 Million Series B Financing 2Intradigm Closes Final Tranche of $21.4 Million Series B Financing 3Highlights of Economic and Business Growth in the Tampa Bay Region (News Briefs) 2Highlights of Economic and Business Growth in the Tampa Bay Region (News Briefs) 3Highlights of Economic and Business Growth in the Tampa Bay Region (News Briefs) 4Cell Biosciences Delivers Next Generation System to Stanford University 2
... constitute the principal excitatory neurotransmitter ... of glutamate receptors exist: Ionotropic ... glutamate receptors are oligomeric complexes ... KAI-2) which comprise ligand-gated calcium ...
... with motorized heated lid and skirted inner lid ... microarrays and chips. The four screw-down points allow ... of the motorized lid is set with software ... This interchangeable Moto Alpha unit functions on any ...
Caspr2 Antigen: Fusion protein amino acids 96-1265 (extracellular domain) of human Caspr2 Accession Number: NP_054860...
... bis- (3-D-Gluconamidopropyl)deoxycholamide White solid. HYGROSCOPIC. ... CHAPSO. Has reduced electrostatic interactions that do ... DEAE-cellulose. Aggregation number: 8-16. Purity: ≥95% ... O. Aggregation number 8 - 16, CMC ...
Biology Products: