The most common bone disease worldwide, osteoporosis affects millions, especially older people and women. Approximately half of postmenopausal women will experience an osteoporosis-related fracture at some point in their life. The predicted cost of treating more than 3 million fractures in the United States alone by 2025 could exceed $25 billion.
Do you know key information about drugs used to prevent osteoporotic fractures, including updated recommendations, indications, and adverse effects? Test yourself on interventions for this common condition with this quick quiz.
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Cite this: Mary L. Windle. Rapid Rx Quiz: Osteoporosis Drugs - Medscape - Jun 20, 2023.