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Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism
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Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

Publication Year: 2008
Edition: 7th
Authors/Editor: Rosen, Clifford J.; Compston, Juliet E.; Lian, Jane B.
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 978-0-977-88821-4
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 92
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This comprehensive yet concise handbook is an indispensable reference for the many clinicians who see patients with disorders of bone formation, metabolic bone diseases, or disorders of stone formation.

This handbook is a crucial tool for researchers, students, and all other professionals working in the bone field. In a format designed for quick reference, it provides complete information on the symptoms, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of all common and rare bone and mineral disorders.

New in this edition: detailed coverage of osteonecrosis of the jaw, more in-depth coverage of cancer and bone including new approaches to pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment; new approaches to anabolic therapy of osteoporosis; the latest research on Vitamin D; expanded coverage of international topics; more on the genetics of bone mass; and newer imaging techniques for the skeleton.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Rosen, Clifford J.; Compston, Juliet E.; Lian, Jane B.
  • ISBN: 978-0-977-88821-4
  • Specialty:
    Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 7th
  • Pages: 537
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2008
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 92

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