OSTEOPOROSIS

Measures:

Lab Studies:

Additional tests that may be asked to rule out 'secondary osteoporosis':

Biochemical markers of bone turnover

Radiological Studies:

Overview:

Bone Mineral Density (BMD): Different Testing Modalities:

Osteoporosis in Men, Premenopausal Women, and Children:

Osteoporosis Risk Questionnaire:

Prevention:

Screening:

Rehabilitation of the Patient with Osteoporosis:

Nutrition Management:

Recommended Resource Link:

NIH ORBD-NRC (National Institute of Health: Osteoporosis and Related Bone Disease: National Resource Center) - http://www.osteo.org/osteolinks.asp

 


Document Provenance and History

Document Author: Dr. Fazal Danish

Document Created: 05th May 2006

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