Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis Teaching 1495
The patient was instructed in osteoporosis in the significance of creating home safety measures to prevent falls and injuries. The patient was advised to use ambulatory assist devices like cane or walker. The patient was reviewed of the need for sunlight (15 minutes/day) to let beginning of vitamin D. The patient was recommended to use of calcium supplements.
Osteoporosis Teaching 1129
Instructed on some potential complications of Osteoporosis, such as: Ileus (intestinal obstruction) and fractures, among others.
Osteoporosis Teaching 1128
Instructed on some potential complications of Osteoporosis, such as: fractures and kyphosis (humpback), among others.
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Instructed on the importance of following good body mechanics as a measure aimed to managing/controlling Osteoporosis.
Osteoporosis Teaching 1126
Instructed on the importance of using a firm, supportive mattress as a measure aimed to managing/controlling Osteoporosis.
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Instructed on the importance of avoiding caffeine and alcohol intake as a measure aimed to managing/controlling Osteoporosis.
Osteoporosis Teaching 1123
Instructed on the importance of exercising regularly, as directed by MD, as a measure aimed to developing high-density bones.
Osteoporosis Teaching 1124
Instructed on the importance of eating a well-balanced diet, high in calcium, protein and vitamin D as a measure aimed to managing/controlling Osteoporosis.
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Instructed on some signs/symptoms of Osteoporosis, such as: curvature of the spine and loss of height, among others.
Osteoporosis Teaching 1121
Instructed on some signs/symptoms of Osteoporosis, such as: backache and frequent fractures, among others.