Injury to the musculoskeletal system, the central and peripheral nervous system, or other conditions that cause disability are associated with significant morbidity. These injuries have substantial economic cost due to inability to work, high health care costs, and the need for long-term rehabilitation. Bioarkers of plasticity and contextual factors may predict functional outcome and guide prescription of the intensity... more »
This study will focus on the entire cohort ages 50 or older and provide outcomes on bisphosphonate use and movement. The information will help to develop more precise strategies to target individuals who would benefit from bisphosphonates or other interventions for the prevention of bone fractures.