Bone Loss, Fractures, and Management of Bone Health in People With Stroke in Managed Rehabilitation Settings


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Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- History of brain injury at some defined time in the past (include stroke, traumatic brain injury, anoxia)
- Age 16 years and older (no upper age limit)
- Male and females
- Able to undergo a DEXA examination (able to lie on the DEXA table for 20-30 minutes)
- Able to provide answers to the questionnaires regarding medical and dietary history and demographics
- Able to provide informed consent

Exclusion Criteria

- History of spinal cord injury
- History of traumatic brain damage
- Inability to lie down appropriately to obtain DEXA measurements
- Inability to communicate
- Anything condition that in the judgment of the physician would prevent the person from participating