August 2002 AAOS Report

World symposium promotes aging agenda

Elton Strauss, MD, Mt. Sinai Medical Center, New York City, and chairman of the AAOS Committee on Aging, attended a world symposium in Bologna, Italy in May on advances in osteoporotic fracture management in elderly patients. During the meeting, a subcommittee was formed that will meet in Toronto at the International Society for Fracture Healings meeting with the Orthopaedic Trauma Association.. Information on either meeting can be obtained by contacting Dr. Strauss at Mt. Sinai Medical Center, or by e-mail at

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