Funded Projects Hip protectors to prevent hip fracture of older adults in hospitals and nursing homes
Hip fracture is a severe consequence of falls among older adults. The team’s hip protector and education programme seek to prevent hip fractures in high-risk environments – nursing homes and geriatric care.
Funded Projects Combating sarcopenia in fragility fracture patients in Hong Kong
Sarcopenia could mean fatal consequences in the elderly. The team is using a non-invasive technology to save patients from falls and fractures.
Funded Projects Prevention of Imminent Fragility Fractures: A Call to Action in Hong Kong
The team is running a clinic dedicated to saving patients from breaking their bones a second time, which is highly probable and extremely costly in consequence.