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This guideline provides recommendations based on current evidence for best practice in the management of osteoporosis and prevention of fractures.
Added 4 years ago
This new ESMO guideline covers areas that make bone health in cancer patients of increasing clinical importance. Besides describing incidence, epidemiology and clinical consequences of bone metastases...
Added 5 years ago
Guidance is provided in a European setting on the assessment and treatment of postmenopausal women at risk of fractures due to osteoporosis.
Added 7 years ago
Low bone mineral density and fractures are highly prevalent in pediatric patients with spinal muscular atrophy regardless of disease severity.
Patients with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) are at risk for poor bone health. The prevalence of fractures, low areal bone mineral density (aBMD; Z-score ≤−2.0) of the lateral distal femur and of osteoporosis by SMA subtype...
Added 23 days ago
Background: Romosozumab is a monoclonal antibody that binds to and inhibits sclerostin, increases bone formation, and decreases bone resorption.
Added 2 years ago
Effect of Testosterone Treatment on Volumetric Bone Density and Strength in Older Men With Low Testosterone: A Controlled Clinical Trial
As men age, they experience decreased serum testosterone concentrations, decreased bone mineral density, and increased risk of fracture.
Added 2 years ago