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Repair and healing of osteoporotic fractures a focus of upcoming IOF World Congress on Osteoporosis
Date:10/29/2008

With three specially focused sessions planned, the IOF World Congress on Osteoporosis will offer orthopaedic surgeons a unique opportunity to discuss the specific clinical challenges of fracture healing and repair, and learn how best practice is applied in different regions of the world.

Details of the orthopaedic sessions are available below. Information about the complete, multidisciplinary scientific program of the IOF World Congress on Osteoporosis 2008, to be held in Bangkok, Thailand, from December 3-7 2008, is available at http://www.iofbonehealth.org

Take advantage of easy online registration, at considerably reduced rates before the deadline of October 31, 2008. Click here to register: http://www.iofbonehealth.org/wco/2008/registration.html

"Orthopaedic surgeons are frequently the first, and often the only physicians to see fracture patients, and therefore have a key role in ensuring the patient is adequately evaluated for osteoporosis and treated," said Professor Cyrus Cooper, Chairman, IOF Committee of Scientific Advisors, and Chairman, IOF World Congress on Osteoporosis 2008 Scientific Committee. "Both Asian and international perspectives on how best to care, manage and treat fracture patients with osteoporosis will be presented and discussed in these three complementary sessions."

Wednesday, December 3, 2008, from 13.00 - 14.30

Orthopaedic Session: Asian Perspective

  • Introduction, Suthorn Bavonratanavech, Thailand
  • The Orthopaedic Challenge: Impact on our Daily Business, Toshitaka Nakamura, Japan
  • Fracture Healing Research, Arata Nakajima, Japan
  • Vertebral Fractures in Asia: The Role of Vertebroplasty/Kyphoplasty in their Management, Ping-Chung Leung, Hong Kong, China

Friday, December 5, 2008 from 11.30 14.30

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Contact: L. Misteli
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International Osteoporosis Foundation
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