Physical Therapy Management of Older Adults with Hip Fracture

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Perracini MR, Kristensen MT, Cunningham C, Sherrington C. Physiotherapy following fragility fractures. Injury. 2018 Aug;49(8):1413-1417. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2018.06.026. Epub 2018 Jun 21. PMID: 29958686.

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Sheehan KJ, Fitzgerald L, Lambe K, Martin FC, Lamb SE, Sackley C. Effectiveness of community-based rehabilitation interventions incorporating outdoor mobility on ambulatory ability and falls-related self-efficacy after hip fracture: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Arch Osteoporos. 2021 Jun 19;16(1):99. doi: 10.1007/s11657-021-00963-0. PMID: 34148132; PMCID: PMC8214580.

American Orthopaedic Association

BoneFit USA: BoneFitTM is an evidence-informed exercise training workshop, designed for healthcare professionals and exercise specialists to provide training on the most appropriate, safe and effective methods to prescribe and progress exercise for people with osteoporosis. BoneFitTM includes two different levels of workshops – BoneFitTM Basics and BoneFitTM Clinical. BoneFitTM Basics workshops are aimed at exercise and fitness professionals. BoneFitTM Clinical workshops are aimed at rehabilitation professionals. BoneFitTM was created and launched by Osteoporosis Canada in 2010. BHOF is working with Osteoporosis Canada and the founders of BoneFitTM to bring this training program to the United States.

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Evidence based exercise program for people with osteoporosis designed for health care and exercise professionals

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