Treatment Guidelines from The Medical Letter
Drugs for Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
October 1, 2008 (Issue: 74)Osteoporosis is characterized by low bone mass with microarchitectural disruption and skeletal fragility that results in an increased risk of fracture. The diagnosis has traditionally been established by bone densitometry, which is generally reported...more
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