Multidisciplinary Approach to Osteoporosis: From Assessment to Treatment

Publication Year: 2018

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Lenzi, Andrea; Migliaccio, Silvia

ISBN: 978-3-31-975108-5

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 100

Doody Core Title
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  • Score: 2.79 (General Medicine)
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Explains all aspects of the multidisciplinary management required for clinical care of patients with osteoporosis

Provides a translational approach, “from the bench to the bedside”

Written by experts in nutrition, endocrinology, andrology, orthopedics, and exercise and sports medicine

This book describes in detail the multidisciplinary management of osteoporosis, providing readers with a thorough understanding of the rationale for a multidisciplinary approach and with the tools required to implement it effectively. The emphasis is on a translational approach, starting from basic concepts and fundamental mechanisms of the pathology and clinical morbidity. Experts in the field discuss the full range of relevant topics, including the significance of physical activity, nutritional strategies, and pharmacological treatment. Put another way, the book covers all aspects from the bench to the bedside. Physicians, scientists, and postgraduate students will all find it to be invaluable in understanding the causes and optimal management of osteoporosis, the incidence of which is increasing rapidly as populations age.

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Platform: Ovid
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Lenzi, Andrea; Migliaccio, Silvia
ISBN: 978-3-31-975108-5
Specialty:
Endocrinology & Metabolism
Internal Medicine
Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 330
Illustrations: 17
Year: 2018
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 100

Doody Core Title
Score:
  • 2.79 (General Medicine)

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