Bone/Mineral Metabolism

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Hormone therapy does not worsen bone health in transgender adults

May 22, 2019
In the Journals

Fracture risk 73% higher after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass than adjustable gastric banding

May 20, 2019
Older adults who undergo Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery are 73% more likely to experience a nonvertebral fracture compared with those who undergo adjustable gastric…
In the Journals

Aromatase inhibitor therapy slows bone age advancement in congenital adrenal hyperplasia

May 15, 2019
The aromatase inhibitor anastrozole effectively slowed bone age advancement in children with congenital adrenal hyperplasia during 5 years of treatment without changes…
In the Journals

Glycemic control, disease duration predict fracture risk in type 1 diabetes

May 14, 2019
Long disease duration and an HbA1c of at least 7.9% are independent risk factors for sustaining multiple fractures among adults with type 1 diabetes, according to…
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X-linked Hypophosphatemia: Integrating New Evidence to Optimize Diagnosis and Treatment

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Ultragenyx.

X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) is a rare hereditary form of non-nutritional rickets that does not respond to vitamin D…
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VIDEO: Screening BMD crucial to diagnose fracture risk

May 3, 2017
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Individualizing the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes With a Focus on Cardiovascular Outcomes

This activity is supported by an educational grant from the Merck/Pfizer Alliance.

Emerging clinical evidence regarding the impact of hyperglycemia on cardiovascular outcomes warrants that physicians…
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