Osteoporosis: A Guide for Clinicians

Publication Year: 2007

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Pauline M. Camacho MD, FACE; Paul D. Miller MD

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-0-78-178619-5

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Practical and comprehensive guide to the diagnosis and management of osteoporosis.

Covers all aspects of osteoporosis, from pathophysiology to diagnostic tests and therapies, and includes actual case studies with teaching points.

Separate chapters focus on vitamin D deficiency and workup and recognition of secondary causes of bone loss. Coverage of treatment includes tailoring therapy to individual patients, determining the success of therapy, what to do when therapy fails, and future therapeutic options. The authors review the latest evidence and provide annotated references so readers can examine the methodology, results, and conclusions of the studies.

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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Pauline M. Camacho MD, FACE; Paul D. Miller MD
ISBN: 978-0-78-178619-5
Specialty:
Endocrinology & Metabolism
Internal Medicine
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 224
Illustrations: 58
Year: 2007

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