The “osteoporosis disease”

Guido, Giulio and Scaglione, Michelangelo and Fabbri, Luca and Ceglia, Michele James (2009) The “osteoporosis disease”. Clinical cases in mineral and bone metabolism, 6 (2). pp. 114-116. ISSN 1971-3266


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The authors analyze the reason that make osteoporosis a complex, widespread and poorly controlled “disease”. In their work the authors take into account etiopathogenesis, epidemiology, risk factors, diagnosis and therapy. Author’s attention is focused on management both of patient whit osteoporotic fractures and preventive therapy, which are aspects of the osteoporotic desease that should not be exclusive problems for the orthopaedic’s sourgeon.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Osteoporosis, osteoporosis desease, menopause, bone, osteoporotic fracture, BMD, densitometry, Quantitative Ultrasound, alendronate
Subjects: 600 Tecnologia - Scienze applicate > 610 Medicina e salute (Classificare qui la tecnologia dei servizi medici) > 611 Anatomia; Citologia; Istologia umana > 611.7 Sistema muscoloscheletrico, tegumento
Depositing User: Danilo Dezzi
Date Deposited: 16 Jan 2014 11:09
Last Modified: 16 Jan 2014 11:09

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