Bone Densitometers: No Bones About It: Things Are Getting Better  
6/21/2010 8:13:44 AM

DotMed -- In the United States, osteoporosis is the direct cause of more than 500,000 hospital admissions, 2.6 million physician visits and nearly 180,000 nursing home admissions. The International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD) reports that the numbers are expected to increase in the years ahead, with at least 3 million new fractures expected to occur annually by 2025.