What is the collective approach to address the growing epidemic of fragility fractures?

15 Nov 2017 | Reducing Harm from Falls

Economic intelligence unit report fallsThe New Zealand approach to falls and fragility fracture prevention appears in a recent Economist Data Intelligence Unit report.  

The report study looks at the challenge fragility fractures and osteoporosis pose and how health systems are responding in eight Asia-Pacific economies: Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan and Thailand (called collectively in the text the 'scorecard economies').

The alliance approach under the Live Stronger For Longer brand is acknowledged, as is reference to some of the Commission’s work and reporting (refer to page 23).

The full paper is available free of charge on Economist Intelligence Unit web page.


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