Osteoporosis is a growing public health problem in both sexes. The present research aimed to assess the awareness about osteoporosis among adults, and so preventive programs could be designed according to the needs. A cross sectional study was conducted in Riyadh city through the use of stratified random sampling. 87% of the participants had heard of osteoporosis. Considerable number of adult males and females are unaware about osteoporosis and its risk factors. knowledge, attitude and preventive activities showed significant differences by gender, in many instances.
|Author||Afraa Talal Barzanji,Fahad AL-Amri and Ashry Gad Mohammed|
|Number of Pages||68|
|Country of Manufacture||India|
|Product Brand||LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing|
|Product Packaging Info||Box|
|In The Box||1 Piece|
|Product First Available On ClickOnCare.com||2015-10-08 00:00:00|