Expert Video - Why is screening and early detection for osteoporosis important?
Dr. David Karpf of Stanford University discusses the role of screening in preventing fractures and how knowing your screening-based risk is important for early treatment and avoidance of injuries that could be life-threatening, such as a hip fracture.
This educational activity has been developed by American Bone Health and Mechanisms in Medicine Inc.
This activity is supported by educational grants from Amgen, Hologic, UCB, and Zimmer Biomet.
This website is part of the Animated Patient™ series developed by Mechanisms in Medicine Inc., to provide highly visual formats of learning for patients to improve their understanding, make informed decisions, and partner with their healthcare professionals for optimal outcomes.