Bone/Mineral Metabolism

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BMI, bone density mediate insulin resistance and fracture risk

BMI, bone density mediate insulin resistance and fracture risk
March 14, 2019

Anti-aging mechanism may hold key to ‘perfect’ osteoporosis treatment

Endocrine Today, March 2019
A fundamental aging mechanism that drives tissue dysfunction throughout the body may serve as a novel target in the treatment of osteoporosis, suggesting an exciting new…
In the Journals

Osteoporosis treatment suboptimal in men, black adults

March 7, 2019
Men aged at least 70 years receive less treatment for osteoporosis than women of the same age, according to findings published in the Journal of Pharmaceutical Health
In the Journals

Pediatric hip DXA scans useful predictor of fracture risk

March 1, 2019
Increased bone stress at the femoral neck in children, measured via hip DXA scan, may predict a greater susceptibility to traumatic fractures, according to findings…
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Goal-directed Therapy in Osteoporosis: Reaching a Consensus

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Radius Health, Inc.

Osteoporosis, a disorder characterized by compromised bone strength that increases the risk of fragility, leads to 1.5…
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VIDEO: Reduced DXA reimbursement may lead to undiagnosed osteoporosis, hip fractures

September 21, 2016
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Ace the Case: 55-Year-Old Woman with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Presents with Concerns About Osteoporosis

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This educational activity will discuss the management of a 55-year-old, postmenopausal woman who presents for follow-up…
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