NICE Quality Standard on Osteoporosis
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) have published a quality standard on osteoporosis.
This quality standard covers managing osteoporosis in adults (aged 18 and over), including assessing risk and preventing fragility fractures. It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.
Contents of document:
Quality statement 1: Assessment of fragility fracture risk
Quality statement 2: Starting drug treatment
Quality statement 3: Adverse effects and adherence to treatment
Quality statement 4: Long-term follow-up