CRC - Prevention and Treatment of Osteoporosis in the High-Risk Patient: A Clinician's Guide

Organization: CRC
Publication Date: 25 January 2005
Page Count: 127

The outcome of recent clinical trials in osteoporosis was the impetus for this volume. In these studies of two bisphosphonates, an interaction between bone mineral density (BMD) and the treatment effect was seen, such that these agents appeared to lose their effect as BMD increased. To practitioners this is counter-intuitive. Why should treatment w

Authors: Cyrus Cooper, Stephen H. Gehlbach, Robert Lindsay