American Geriatrics Society 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting

When Should Men Start Receiving Osteoporosis Screening?

The authors of a recent study investigated the benefits of osteoporosis screening in men of various ages with and without risk factors for fractures. Findings were presented at the American Geriatrics Society 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting.

Antihypertensive De-intensification May Lessen Fall Risk

Previous research has suggested that aggressive blood pressure control may increase fall risk in older adults with disability. In a new study, researchers investigated the effect of antihypertensive de-intensification on fall risk in VA nursing home residents.

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