Scientific Programme


Main Topics

  • Peri-operative management
  • Fracture management
  • Rehabilitation after fracture
  • Prevention of new fractures
  • Research in fragility fractures
  • Changing policy 

Specific Topics

  • Antiosteoporotic drugs (bisphosfonates, denosumab, teriparatide)
  • Calcium and Vitamin D supplementation
  • New antiosteoporotic drugs (anti-cathepsin and anti-sclerostin)
  • Dexa and Tarbecular Bone Score (TBS)
  • Management of frailty 
  • Malnutrition and nutritional supplementation
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) and dementia
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and osteoporosis
  • Diabetes and Osteoporosis
  • Osteoncology
  • Osteoporosis and antihormonal treatment (aromatase inhibitors and prostate cancer drugs)
  • Management of hypertension
  • Management of heart failure
  • Atrial fibrillation and new oral anticoagulants
  • Management of anemia (blood transfusion and use of eritropoyetina)
  • Antithrombotic prophylaxis (low-molecular-weight heparins)
  • Infectious complications and antibiotic treatment
  • The importance of dairy products in the prevention of osteoporosis
  • Delirium
  • Nursing