Asia-Pacific

Asia-Pacific

Fragility fracture care guidelines in Asia-Pacific

Australia and New Zealand

Australian Commission on Safety and Health Care Clinical Standard for Hip Fracture Care (2016) see at: https://www.safetyandquality.gov.au/our-work/clinical-care-standards/hip-fracture-care-clinical-care-standard/

This document sets the standards of care of people presenting with a hip fracture in Australian hospitals from their presentation to the Emergency Department through to refracture prevention. The website includes resources such as an infographic and slide sets for use in supporting implementation at local settings

NSW Agency for Clinical Innovation Model of care for Osteoporotic Refracture Prevention 2nd ed (2018) available at: https://www.aci.health.nsw.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0008/279350/MoC-Osteoporotic-refracture.pdf

Thiis model of care describes and guides implementation of fracture liaison services inclusive of clinical team member roles and responsibilities, clinical strategies required to ensure all efforts are made to prevent the next fracture inclusive of supporting adherence to therapies by people who receive the care.

Fragility Fracture Registries Asia-Pacific

Australia and New Zealand

The Australian and New Zealand Hip Fracture Registry is now receiving data from 56 public hospitals and 2 private hospitals. See much information concerning the registry at http://anzhfr.org/ including the 2018 report at http://anzhfr.org/reports/