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    A sample of Canadian orthopedic surgeons
    expressed willingness to participate in
    osteoporosis management for fragility
    fracture patients

    Earl R. Bogoch, MD;* Elizabeth Snowden, RN†

                Objective: The orthopedic community is in a unique position to initiate and provide osteoporosis care
                in fragility fracture patients to prevent future hip fractures in a high-risk population. The attitudes and
                intentions of Canadian orthopedic surgeons in the domain of osteoporosis care are unknown. Our ob-
                jective was to identify cur
								
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