Case Studies of Successful Services

The following examples of coordinator-based, post-fracture models of care demonstrate that a systematic approach to fragility fracture prevention has been successfully implemented in many countries, with structurally distinct healthcare systems.

Australia

Concord Repatriation General Hospital, Sydney

The Minimal Trauma Fracture Liaison (MTFL) service

Canada

St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto

The Osteoporosis Exemplary Care Program (OECP)

Singapore

Singapore hospitals

Netherlands

Academic Hospital of Maastricht

United Kingdom

Glasgow, Scotland

United States of America

Kaiser Healthy Bones Program