Why do bones fracture?

Learning objectives

Following completion of this course, physicians will be able to:

  • Identify the anatomy and structural components of bone, and explain the attributes and functions of bone cells
  • Describe the process of bone loss, understand the factors that affect bone fragility, and appreciate how this relates to osteoporotic fracture

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