What is included in this decision aid?
In this decision aid, you will learn about:
- How osteoporosis increases your risk of breaking a bone.
- The dangers of breaking a bone.
- How and when your doctor will test you for osteoporosis.
- Medicines that can lower your risk of breaking a bone.
The information in this decision aid will prepare you to talk with your doctor about keeping your bones healthy.
At the end of this decision aid, you can save and print out both an Information Summary of this decision aid and a Summary of Medicines to take with you when you talk with your doctor. These summaries will help you decide with your doctor which treatment option is best for you.