100 Questions & Answers About Osteoporosis And Osteopenia

100 Questions & Answers About Osteoporosis And Osteopenia

by Ivy M. Alexander, Karla A. Knight
     
 

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Approximately ten million Americans have osteoporosis and thirty-four million have osteopenia (low bone mass) with many more at risk. Whether you suspect you may have these conditions or have a friend or relative with osteoporosis or osteopenia, this informative book offers help for men and women of all ages.

100 Questions & Answers About Osteoporosis and Osteopenia

Overview

Approximately ten million Americans have osteoporosis and thirty-four million have osteopenia (low bone mass) with many more at risk. Whether you suspect you may have these conditions or have a friend or relative with osteoporosis or osteopenia, this informative book offers help for men and women of all ages.

100 Questions & Answers About Osteoporosis and Osteopenia, Second Edition provides authoritative, practical answers to your questions about treatment options, lifestyle decisions to improve bone health, sources of support, comments from men and women with bone loss, and much more.

New Topics in the Second Edition include:
FRAX®
New drug information throughout the book
Osteonecrosis of the jaw
National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF) and bone loss testing

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763777807
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
12/09/2009
Edition description:
2E
Pages:
330
Sales rank:
1,193,879
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

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