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The Resource Osteoporosis : diagnosis, prevention, therapy, Reiner Bartl, Bertha Frisch, (electronic book)

Osteoporosis : diagnosis, prevention, therapy, Reiner Bartl, Bertha Frisch, (electronic book)

Label
Osteoporosis : diagnosis, prevention, therapy
Title
Osteoporosis
Title remainder
diagnosis, prevention, therapy
Statement of responsibility
Reiner Bartl, Bertha Frisch
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Osteoporosis is a global threat because it can impact every human being as they age. This book points out the enormous scale of the problem in terms of human suffering, morbidity and mortality on the one hand, and the astronomical national costs on the other
Cataloging source
GW5XE
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Bartl, R.
Dewey number
616.716
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC931.O73
LC item number
B378 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Frisch, B.
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  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis
Label
Osteoporosis : diagnosis, prevention, therapy, Reiner Bartl, Bertha Frisch, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 2003
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Epidemiology of osteoporosis -- Biology of bone -- Pathogenesis of osteoporosis -- Subgroups of osteoporosis -- Risk factors for fractures -- Clinical evaluation of osteoporosis -- Bone density in osteoporosis -- Laboratory evaluation of osteoporosis -- Prevention of osteoporosis -- Physical activity and exercise programs -- Treatment strategies in osteoporosis -- Management of pain in osteoporosis -- Calcium and vitamin D -- Hormones for replacement therapy -- Bisphosphonates -- Selective oestrogen-receptor modulators -- Peptides of the parathyroid hormone family -- Strontium ranelate -- Calcitonin and fluoride -- Combination and sequential therapies -- Future directions -- Adherence and monitoring of osteoporosis therapy -- Osteoporotic fractures -- Pregnancy and lactation -- Osteoporosis in men -- Osteoporosis in children -- Immobilization osteoporosis -- Osteoporosis in medical disciplines -- Osteoporosis and drugs -- AIDS osteopathy -- Renal osteopathy -- Localized osteopathies -- Periprosthetic osteoporosis and aseptic loosening of prostheses -- Oral bone loss, periodontitis and osteoporosis -- Disorders of bone due to tumours -- The metabolic syndrome: a major cause of osteoporosis in the world today
Control code
SPR423395132
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • 2nd rev. ed. /
  • in collaboration with Christoph Bartl.
Extent
1 online resource (x, 321 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783540795278
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Osteoporosis : diagnosis, prevention, therapy, Reiner Bartl, Bertha Frisch, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 2003
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Epidemiology of osteoporosis -- Biology of bone -- Pathogenesis of osteoporosis -- Subgroups of osteoporosis -- Risk factors for fractures -- Clinical evaluation of osteoporosis -- Bone density in osteoporosis -- Laboratory evaluation of osteoporosis -- Prevention of osteoporosis -- Physical activity and exercise programs -- Treatment strategies in osteoporosis -- Management of pain in osteoporosis -- Calcium and vitamin D -- Hormones for replacement therapy -- Bisphosphonates -- Selective oestrogen-receptor modulators -- Peptides of the parathyroid hormone family -- Strontium ranelate -- Calcitonin and fluoride -- Combination and sequential therapies -- Future directions -- Adherence and monitoring of osteoporosis therapy -- Osteoporotic fractures -- Pregnancy and lactation -- Osteoporosis in men -- Osteoporosis in children -- Immobilization osteoporosis -- Osteoporosis in medical disciplines -- Osteoporosis and drugs -- AIDS osteopathy -- Renal osteopathy -- Localized osteopathies -- Periprosthetic osteoporosis and aseptic loosening of prostheses -- Oral bone loss, periodontitis and osteoporosis -- Disorders of bone due to tumours -- The metabolic syndrome: a major cause of osteoporosis in the world today
Control code
SPR423395132
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • 2nd rev. ed. /
  • in collaboration with Christoph Bartl.
Extent
1 online resource (x, 321 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783540795278
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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