High fracture risk seen in heart fail...

High fracture risk seen in heart failure patients

There are 6 comments on the CBC story from Oct 20, 2008, titled High fracture risk seen in heart failure patients. In it, CBC reports that:

People with heart failure have an elevated risk for bone fractures, particularly a broken hip, and doctors should be on the lookout in these patients for signs of osteoporosis, Canadian researchers said Monday.

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Zurich, Switzerland

#1 Oct 23, 2008
What idiots! It is vice versa! The fosamax which is a bisphosphonate causes the heart failures

Chicago, IL

#3 Nov 29, 2011
A broken hip should be well-addressed because some hip replacement product like DePuy has been reported of causing health risks. For a more comprehensive discussion on this, refer to http://www.depuyhipreplacementlawsuit.com .

Chicago, IL

#4 Dec 9, 2011
Heart failure is sometimes a side effect in taking medication that is supposed to help with your bone health. Many Fosamax lawsuit plaintiffs are suffering from such side effects of their medication.

New York, NY

#5 Jan 6, 2012
People with heart ailments should see a doctor regularly for medical check-up. If this study on “heart failure equals increased bone fracture risks” is true, then a more thorough examination should be done with the patient. Proper treatment and medication should be prescribed. For related information, see http://www.rotlaw.com/depuy-asr/ .

Lodz, Poland

#6 Aug 24, 2012
Bone fractures and heart failures are also subjected as side effects of fosamax drugs. See it here http://www.fosamaxfemurfracturelawsuit.com
Melissa R

Brooklyn, NY

#7 Sep 29, 2012
This is distressing news for people with heart problems who already have so much to worry about on top of this complication. But it is good to know about this at least so as to be informed of your risks. http://www.fosamaxclassactionlawsuit.com/upda...

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