Обложка книги Osteoporosis: Prevention, Diagnosis and Management, Fourth Edition

Osteoporosis: Prevention, Diagnosis and Management, Fourth Edition

ISBN: 1884735843;
Издательство: Professional Communications
Страниц: 319

Book DescriptionReview of pathophysiologic basis of osteoporosis and how to evaluate patients and develop a practical approach to prevention and management. Diagnosing and screening are discussed, including bone densitometry and qualitative bone ultrasound. Exercise and dietary suggestions are included. Postmenopausal hormone therapy and drug therapies for the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis are reviewed in detail.