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OWN THE BONE
The American Orthopedic Association's Own the Bone® program is a national post-fracture, systems-based, multidisciplinary fragility fracture prevention initiative. Its Web-based program and 10 prevention measures transform the way your hospital treats fracture patients. The ultimate goal is to change physician and patient behavior to reduce incidence of future fractures and positively impact osteoporosis treatment.