Osteoporosis: assessing the risk of fragility fracture


Key events during the development of the guidance:

Date Update
May 2012

Consultation on the draft of the guideline is complete and the guideline is being modified in the light of comments received.

September 2011

The scope defines what aspects of care are covered by the guideline and to whom it applies. Comments that were made by stakeholders during the consultation on the scope can be seen in the scope consultation table. The Guideline Development Group (GDG) oversees the development process.

January 2011

Development of the 7th wave full Osteoporosis guideline was stood down in September 2010 to be replaced by this short clinical guideline.

October 2010

The remit was received from the Department of Health and the Welsh Assembly Government in October 2010 as part of the Institute's 25th wave work programme.