Clinical Practice Guidelines

Clinical practice guideline (CPG), clinical practice algorithm (CPA), and clinical checklist (CC, collectively CPGAC) development is a high priority of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) and American College of Endocrinology (ACE).
Osteoporosis is a growing major public health problem with impacts on quality of life across medical, social, and economic lines. These guidelines were developed to help clinicians reduce patients' risk of fractures and help maintain their quality of life.