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Osteoporosis diagnostics in spotlight amid doubts over NHS self-assessments

This article was originally published in Clinica

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The strongest doubts yet have emerged over the UK NHS' ability to self-assess its observance of standards of care, after the National Osteoporosis Society (NOS) questioned the high compliance rates reported by trusts in its specialism. A main area of concern for the NOS is any delay in diagnostic scanning, which puts untreated patients at a high risk of joint or vertebral fractures.

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