Lecture Overview


Fractures occuring due to osteoporosis are frighteningly common and undiagnosed. Join Kate Bell for this update and follow on from her lecture entitled "Fragile Bones - Minimal Trauma Fractures in the Older Person" to learn about how osteoporosis affects the bone and the ongoing consequences this can have for the person affected.


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.




29 Total Rating(s)

Informative and well presented

Susan Sinclair
11 Nov 2018


emma honner
24 Jul 2018

Fast moving and informative

Valerie Courreges
30 May 2018


Devika Nandanimala
27 May 2018

Informative and concise lecture.

Melissa Schuberg
23 May 2018

excellent tutorial

Sallianne Reed
18 May 2018


caragh pugh
12 May 2018


Janelle McIntosh
09 May 2018

Very informative.

02 May 2018

Very informative

Susan Mitchell
23 Apr 2018


Soumyamol Binesh
04 Apr 2018

This was a very informative lecture.

Tina Hawkins
31 Mar 2018

As I work in the community I am constantly aware of the potential for patients to fall. this resource has proved highly beneficial in the latest techniques, protocols and pharmacological possibilities now available.

C.Moore Hardy
27 Mar 2018


Steven Walker
24 Mar 2018

Interesting and relevant

Michele Selby
23 Mar 2018

Very relevant

Lauren Marriott
20 Mar 2018

very good explanation and presentation

Lei Zhang
18 Mar 2018

Well presented with really good information.

Teresa Perry
15 Mar 2018


Janine Bates
08 Mar 2018

This lecture was useful and precise

Alison Lodge
02 Mar 2018

Great lecture, concise and well presented.

Andrew Markula
01 Mar 2018

Very good I formation.

Robyn Lawry
26 Feb 2018

very informative and well presented

mary susan delos reyes
20 Feb 2018

Very well presented and informative

Dianne Duggen
14 Feb 2018

Excellent presentation Factual plus interesting The FRAX risk reduction and increased awareness of treatment available for osteoporosis

Angela Fitzgerald
12 Feb 2018

Very interesting

Julia Margaret Speakman
11 Feb 2018

Very informative

Muna Rai
09 Feb 2018

Was exxellent, recommend to everyone, who works at aged care

Eva Bodnar
07 Feb 2018

Interesting seminar, good coverage on prevention and how to treat osteoporosis. People with Coeliac disease also need to be educated about osteoporosis as it can be severe and more and more people are diagnosed with these types of diseases and affect the bones. Drs need to be more aware.

07 Feb 2018

Informative and explanatory.

Chetna Sharma
06 Feb 2018

Very informative

Charysse Gosney
04 Feb 2018

I found this lecture very informative and knowledgeable.It increases the awareness among people’s how to take preventions from such diseases.

Renu Renu
02 Feb 2018


Sonya Cox
30 Jan 2018