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World Osteoporosis Day Convenience Clinic

The Department of Orthopaedics, Beijing Chaoyang Hospital, Capital Medical University, plans to hold the "World Osteoporosis Day Convenience Clinic" from 8:00 am on October 20, 2020, and release a series of osteoporosis-related science popularization and health manuals to improve Citizens’ awareness of osteoporosis has enabled more osteoporosis patients to receive timely and comprehensive treatment.

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What is osteoporosis?

Osteoporosis is a systemic metabolic disease characterized by bone loss, bone microstructure destruction, increased bone fragility, and susceptibility to fractures. The serious consequence of this disease is osteoporotic fractures, which are the direct cause of disability or death in the elderly. It is precisely because osteoporosis is progressing quietly and may be without warning Fracture occurred, so it is also called the "silent killer".