Health Library
Patient education library

Orthopaedic information you can trust from Your Orthopaedic Connection, a service provided by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.


    * Calcium
    * Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Understanding Providers
    * Effects of Aging
    * Exercise and Bone and Joint Conditions
    * Exercises For Persons 60 Years and Older
    * Fall Prevention Facts
    * First Fracture May Be a Warning Sign
    * Getting Up From a Fall
    * Guidelines for Preventing Falls
    * Home Safety Checklist
    * Lifting Techniques for Home Caregivers
    * Osteoporosis
    * Osteoporosis and Falls
    * Osteoporosis in Men
    * Osteoporosis Prevention
    * Osteoporosis Tests
    * Partner with Your Physician for the Best Surgical Outcome
    * Physical Activity for Seniors
    * Physician-Patient Communication: AAOS Advisory Statement
    * Preventing Bone Loss
    * Safety Guide for Mature Drivers
    * Seniors and Exercise
    * Seniors and Exercise: Starting an Exercise Program
    * Staying Active As You Age
    * Weight-Bearing Exercise for Women and Girls
    * What Is Your Risk for Osteoporosis?