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The Management of Common Metabolic Bone Disorders

The Management of Common Metabolic Bone Disorders

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  • Date Published: April 2011
  • availability: This ISBN is for an eBook version which is distributed on our behalf by a third party.
  • format: Adobe eBook Reader
  • isbn: 9780511890628

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  • This concise practical guide introduces the investigation, diagnosis, and treatment of common metabolic bone diseases and disorders of calcium metabolism. All of the most common such diseases are covered, including osteoporosis, osteomalacia, malignant bone disease, Paget's disease, and hyper- and hypocalcaemia. The volume concludes with a brief look at some of the rarer conditions that might be encountered. The book summarizes briefly the most recent advances in the understanding of the etiology of these diseases and provides useful guidance on treatment regimes. This volume will be an invaluable guide for the many general physicians, rheumatologists, geriatrics specialists, and endocrinologists who encounter patients with bone disorders.

    • Covers all the common bone diseases
    • Suitable for non-specialists
    • Concise and practical
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    • Date Published: April 2011
    • format: Adobe eBook Reader
    • isbn: 9780511890628
    • contains: 27 b/w illus. 15 tables
    • availability: This ISBN is for an eBook version which is distributed on our behalf by a third party.
  • Table of Contents

    1. The pathogenesis and investigation of metabolic bone disease
    2. Osteoporosis
    3. Osteomalacia
    4. Paget's disease
    5. The hypercalcaemic patient
    6. The hypocalcaemic patient
    7. Rare bone disorders presenting as fractures

  • Authors

    Gordon Campbell, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge

    Juliet Compston, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge

    Adrian Crisp, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge

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