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Spring 2019

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Winter 2013

Winter 2014

Winter 2015

Autumn 2016

Summer 2016-17

Zoledronate (Aclasta): Patient Information Sheet

Click on the PDF icon to view and download  the Patient Information Document for Zoledronate (Aclasta).  If you have more questions regarding this treatment please contact us through our "Contact" page on this website.

Dr Orr-Walker and Dr Peters administer Zoledronate infusions at Medical Specialists Group if required.

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International Osteoporosis Foundation
The International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) is the largest global non-governmental organization dedicated to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis.


The FRAX® tool has been developed by WHO to evaluate fracture risk of patients.  It is based on individual patient models that integrate the risks associated with clinical risk factors as well as bone mineral density (BMD) at the femoral neck.


Osteoporosis NZ 
A local organisation with a rich content of information for the understanding, prevention and treatment of osteoporosis.


National Osteoporosis Foundation
Are dedicated to promoting lifelong bone health in order to reduce the widespread prevalence of osteoporosis and associated fractures, while working to find a cure for the disease through programs of research, education and advocacy


Journal of Bone and Mineral Research
Publishes papers on all areas of calcium regulation, skeletal physiology, and metabolic bone diseases.


International Bone and Mineral Society
IBMS is the international organization that facilitates the generation and dissemination of knowledge of bone and mineral metabolism through communication, community, training, and multi-disciplinary meetings throughout the world.


Australia and New Zealand Bone and Mineral Society
ANZBMS is a professional medical / scientific society established in 1989 to bring together clinical and experimental scientists and physicians actively involved in the study of bone and mineral metabolism in Australia and New Zealand