Fracture Liaison Service

The aim of the Fracture Liaison Service is to promote information about bone health and osteoporosis in Wigan Borough.

By increasing education in the local community and encouraging the uptake of lifestyle changes, such as exercise and diet. Also by receiving assessment and medicines as indicated, which can improve bone health.

The service seeks to prevent future fractures in patients, which could have a positive effect on future fracture trends and hospital admissions