Lecture Overview


Did you know that 1 in 5 post-menopausal women who sustain a vertebral fracture will suffer another within 1 year? Unfortunately, this is not the only alarming statistic regarding osteoporotic fractures. Fortunately, however, Kate Bell has some answers to how we can reduce the high rates of recurrence in individuals with OP. Learn what they are in this lecture...


Kate Bell

Kate has worked in a major tertiary hospital in Queensland since 2007. Her work has centred on general orthopaedic nursing including trauma, aged care and making the link between low trauma fracture and osteoporosis. Kate's qualifications include a Masters of Nurse Practitioner Studies (special interest in Osteoporosis) and Graduate Certificate in Nursing (Ageing and Dementia Studies). Kate is passionate about sharing information and improving the identification and treatment of osteoporosis in ageing adults.




5 Total Rating(s)

Excellent information, very educational

Jennifer Francis
19 Apr 2018

It is informative

Jenna He
01 Apr 2018

Easy lecture to follow. Interesting information which I never knew about OP and fractures.

Susan Parkes
10 Oct 2017

Collaboration between professionals and advocating for residents is essential

Janice Belskyj
05 Oct 2017

Informative for RN's, encouraged collaboration between health professionals

Julieanne hart
26 Sep 2017