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Osteoporosis Health Center

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Osteoporosis Fractures: PT and Pain Management

Physical Therapy continued...

People with spine fractures may go to six or eight physical therapy sessions, Betz says. For hip fractures, people often get eight to 12 weeks of physical therapy.

She gives people homework and encourages them to continue doing their exercises after they finish their PT sessions so as to stay strong and active.

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Reviewed on January 10, 2013

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